Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Accession Number: 
50.4.275
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 24.25 cm; Rim Diam: 13.75 cm; Base Diam: 10.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
probably 1825-1850
Primary Description: 
Vase. Lead glass, rich amethyst; free-blown; fancy "turned" form -- from wide half-round molding-like base, sides rising in slight concave curve, interrupted by collar-like rib, to wide flattened globular section, lines of neck similar to lower body but flatter, wide mouth with flaring rolled-over or turned-down rim; plain base with rough pontil mark.
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1950
to
1950-07-31
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