Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.3.258
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 32.8 cm; Rim Diam (max): 17.9 cm; Foot Diam (max): 14.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1950
Credit Line: 
Gift of Beyer & Company
Primary Description: 
Vase in "Paris" type pattern. Clear very heavy glass; free-blown and heavily cut. Flat, to slightly conical foot with ground pontil mark, flat knob supporting the large cylindrical body with wide flaring top and scalloped, wave-like rim. Base cut in a star-like pattern, consisting of diamonds at the bottom and arches covered with diamond-like stars and a narrow diamond texture and enclosing large stars and sun flowers.
Pattern Name: 
"Paris" type
Provenance: 
Beyer & Co., Source
1951-07-31
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