Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.3.161
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 22.7 cm, W: 12 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1950
Primary Description: 
Vase. Colorless glass; blown, cut, engraved, polished. Regular hexagonal prism shape with hollow cylindrical shape interior; rounded rim; one side engraved with standing nude female figure wearing necklace and shoulder length hair, head in left profile faces uplifted right arm with bird perched on hand; flat polished base with polished pontil; signed in script "Kosta [?] 12 16"; signed "RW" on lower right of engraved side.
Provenance: 
Hambro House of Design, Source
1951-03-31
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
RW
inscription
engraved side, lower right
Kosta [?] 12 16
inscription
script