Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
58.4.76 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 25.4 cm; Base Diam: 11.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1840-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
Vase. Amethyst glass; pressed. Tulip-shape top section with eight "petals", attached by a wafer to octagonal hollow standard.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
1958-08-06
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 219, #845; BIB# 30457