Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Accession Number: 
55.4.156 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.3 cm; Rim Diam: 8.2 cm; Foot Diam: 6.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1833-1850
Primary Description: 
Vase. Transparent light aquamarine glass with minute bubbles; free blown, with applied decoration; sloping foot with rough pontil mark, pear-shaped body with cylindrical wide neck flaring to rim; pair of solid ear-shaped handles applied to neck and trailed at bottom over a double ring encircling upper body, narrow spiral threading around upper neck and rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12