Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
55.4.271
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.8 cm; Rim Diam: 8.4 cm; Foot Diam: 9.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1849-1860
Primary Description: 
Vase. Transparent pale aquamarine glass with minute, small and large bubbles; free blown, with applied decoration; slightly domed foot with wide underfolded rim and rough pontil mark, almost spherical body with wide neck slightly flaring towards thickened rim; two large solid loop handles applied to rim and shoulder and crimped and turned-over at bottom; around neck a wide-spaced spiral thread, superimposed decoration on body; four equidistant lily-pads Type II depend toward base, and on front and back two small lily-pads Type I joined above lily-pad Type II (McKearin, American Glass, 1948, p. 27).
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12