Pierrefonds

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Object Name: 
Vase
Title: 
Pierrefonds
Accession Number: 
73.3.22
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.2 cm, W: 35.5 cm, D: 17.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
designed in 1926
Web Description: 
This style was also called Deux anses volutes (Two Volute Handles).
Provenance: 
Teochita, Inc., Source
1973-06-05
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
R.LALIQUE / FRANCE
signature
Engraved
Primary Description: 
Vase, "Pierrefonds". Colorless glass; mold-pressed, hot-applied handles, acid-etched. Slightly flared upper lip tapers gently to flat base; two symmetrically opposed solid scroll handles project from base area, attached at top rim; outer surface of vase and portions of handles are acid-etched; inner surface of body not acid-etched.
Rene Lalique: Enchanted by Glass (2014) illustrated, p. 290-291 (no. 7); BIB# 139598