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Object Name: 
Vase
Accession Number: 
2003.4.80
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 39.8 cm; Bottom Diam: 8.95 cm; Rim Diam: 8.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1959
Web Description: 
This was designed by Husted for Corning’s exhibition, "Glass 1959," and this vase was considered to be the best example of the series.
Design: 
5942L
Technique: 
Inscription: 
I-269
Label
Yellow Paint On bottom
(c) / BLENKO
Trademark
Sand-blasted On bottom
Primary Description: 
Vase. Colorless and transparent blue glass; blown, cased, cut, ground, polished. Tall blue cylindrical vase with large "U" shape cut in rim and a colorless base. Blenko design #5942L, in "Persian Blue".
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2003-09-22 through 2004-03-01
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2004-06-17 through 2004-10-03
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1959 through 1959
 
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass (1959) illustrated, p. 303, pl. 269; BIB# 27614