Nubian Black Compote

Object Name: 
Nubian Black Compote

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Object Name: 
Nubian Black Compote
Accession Number: 
2005.4.33
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.2 cm, Diam: 18.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1920-1923
Credit Line: 
Gift of Morgan and Esther Sinclaire
Primary Description: 
Compote. Nubian black and opaque white glass; blown, applied, acid-etched, cut. Shallow bowl blown of black glass with a thin thread of white applied to the rim; acid-etched decoration of flowers and leaves on shoulder, applied capstan-shaped stem and applied bell-shaped foot, cut in ovals around lower rim; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Nubian Black
Provenance: 
Sinclaire, Esther (Mrs. Morgan), Former Collection
2005-07-06
Inscription: 
S
Trademark
Acid-stamped Inside edge of bottom of foot. S encircled in a garland.