Mongo Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Title: 
Mongo Vase
Accession Number: 
2017.4.20
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 27.5 cm, W: 21.5 cm, D: 17.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1980
Credit Line: 
Gift of Elmerina and Paul Parkman
Primary Description: 
Vase, "Mongo Vase". Colorless, purplish-brown, yellow, and white glasses; blown, optic-molded or hot-worked. Colorless vessel widening slightly towards rim. Vertical twisted canes (vetro a retorti) sandwiched between two thick colorless layers of wall. Patches of slanted ribs on exterior layer. Inner layer extends upward, slightly beyond outer layer, creating a rim.
Provenance: 
Parkman, Elmerina, Source
1980-05-01
to
2017-12-21
Parkman, Paul, Source
1980-05-01
to
2017-12-21
Greenwood Gallery, Former Collection
1980-05-01
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Fritz Dreisbach / Penland '80
signature
Engraved on wall just above base