Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
68.3.81
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 35.5 cm, Diam: 18.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1860-1880
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Harlan A. Walker
Primary Description: 
Pink and opaque white non-lead glasses; mold-blown, overlay, enameled, gilt. Large, ovoid form, pink overlay on white; vertical rim, bulbous band below, with waisted neck below that; large ovoid body; small, bulbous, hollow knop above a domed foot; brown-enameled and gilt bands on the rim, bulbous section, at the top of the body, on the knop and foot; wide band on the body, bounded by wavy gilt and enameled bands, with scrolls, flowers and foliage within, and floral swags below; bottom with white disk, where the overlay does not cover.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Walker, Mrs. Harlan A., Source