The Undelivered Parcel

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Object Name: 
Vase
Title: 
The Undelivered Parcel
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
82.6.7 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 22.9 cm, W: 8.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1981
Primary Description: 
Slight translucent colorless glass; blown, overlaid and sandblasted. Wrapping cords, address and other postal data outlined in color except on bottom of the vase. Tall four-sided vase, as an unopened parcel. Cords and writing in opaque pink, simple circular mouth-opening on top face; writing: 1) "Tokyo-to, Setagawa-ku, Mr. Ichiro Mishima"; 2) imitation blank tag in brownish overlay attached to main cord; 3) "From: Hataoka City, Minami-ku"; 4) same as 2).
Provenance: 
Funakoshi, Saburo, Source
1982-01-21
Inscription: 
Tetsujiro, G
signature
Glass '81 in Japan
Venue(s)
Japan Glass Artcrafts Association 1981 through 1981
Odakyu Department Store 1981-09-11 through 1981-09-23