Small Vase with Trailed Decoration

Object Name: 
Small Vase with Trailed Decoration

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Object Name: 
Small Vase with Trailed Decoration
Accession Number: 
72.3.69
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.6 cm; Rim Diam (max): 10.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1895-1905
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Gillett Welles
Primary Description: 
Small Vase with Trailed Decoration. Transparent green and iridescent silver nitrate amber glasses; blown, iridized, and acid-etched, applied trails. Triangular undulating upper rim; slight lip swells to shoulder and curvilinearly tapers to flat base; triangular shape body due to two rows of indentations at shoulder and mid-body; stylized wave design and lily pads cover body; polished pontil mark; wheel-engraved inscription in pontil: "Loetz/Austria".
Provenance: 
Welles Estate, Gillett Sr., Source
1972-12-29
Welles Estate, Gladys C., Former Collection
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Loetz / Austria
inscription
Engraved pontil