Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Accession Number: 
51.4.709
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 28.4 cm; Rim Diam: 6.8 cm; Foot Diam: 10.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1900-1925
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frederick Carder
Primary Description: 
Vase. Translucent and transparent golden iridescent "Aurene" glass with iridescent golden, green and white vine or tendril-like decoration; free blown and tooled; plain domed foot with bulge in the middle, flaring to spherical bowl with flaring rim, thus resembling a flower on a high stem; marked on the bottom: "AURENE 578".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Carder, Frederick (American, born United Kingdom, 1863-1963), Source
1951-06
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
AURENE 578
inscription
base
Frederick Carder, His Life and Work (1985) illustrated, p. 18, Plate 2, right; BIB# 31192
Frederick Carder, His Life and Work (1952) illustrated, p. 18, Plate 2, right; BIB# 30032