Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.3.261
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 36.8 cm, Diam (max): 31 cm; Rim Diam (max): 26 cm; Base Diam (max): 15 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1951
Credit Line: 
Gift of Gral-Glas-Werkstaetten
Primary Description: 
Vase. Very heavy clear lead glass; slight wear marks; free-blown, cut and engraved. Heavy cut ring base with ground pontil mark, pear-shaped body with wide flaring rim; cut ring at inside of rim, on body a large engraved frieze showing the Seven Swabians attacking a hare, below the rim a frieze of large star-like blossoms.
Provenance: 
Gral-Glas-Werkstaetten, Source
1951-08-10