Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Accession Number: 
59.4.49
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.1 cm, Diam (max.): 8.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1905
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Glass Works
Primary Description: 
Vase. Opaque dark rose and silver and gold "Aurene" glasses; blown. Ovoid shape, wide mouth with everted rim narrows slightly and then expands to form tall ovoid body; entire outer surface composed of gold and silver Aurene leaves and threads marvered into the rose-colored matrix; marked with wax pencil "1905" on polished pontil.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Aurene
Provenance: 
Corning Inc., Source
1959
Category: 
Art Nouveau
Venue(s)
Museum of Fine Arts, Virginia 1971-11 through 1972-01
Title Unknown (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)
Venue(s)
Metropolitan Museum of Art 1970-02 through 1970-09
 
Treasures in Glass
Venue(s)
Allentown Art Museum 1966 through 1966
Treasures in Glass (1966) illustrated, pp. 91, 93, #198; BIB# 28036