Millefiori Cane

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Object Name: 
Millefiori Cane
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.3.212 B
Dimensions: 
(A) H: 7.3 cm, W: 8.7 cm; (B) D: 6.1 cm, L: 3.5 cm; (C) L: 13.1 cm, D: 1.8 cm; (D) L: 13.9 cm, D: 3 cm; (E) L:20.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1983
Credit Line: 
Gift of Cristallerie de Baccarat
Primary Description: 
Black, opaque white, and transparent dark blue lead (?) glass; overlay. Thick, flat, cylindrical shape, silhouette of a black rooster, coated with opaque white, and ringed by a scalloped blue band, with the figure running throughout; both faces polished.
Provenance: 
Compagnie des Verreries et Cristalleries de Baccarat, Source