Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
73.3.75
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 28.3 cm, D(max): 8.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1920-1929
Primary Description: 
Opaque copper-red base glass with an orange-green surface chemical and enamel deposit; mold-blown. Flared upper lip formed by cutting and polishing; long cylindrical neck swells to bulbous body encircled with four elliptical shapes formed by pewter outline and overlaid by four jewel-studded pewter shields; four symmetrically placed vertical pewter bands extend from flared lip downward on neck, terminating in diamond shapes with a red glass jewel centered in each diamond; flat base; signed in a blue enamel monogram: "VSL"; pewter incised: "Meyla".
Department: 
Provenance: 
English's Choice Antiques, Source
1973-10-11
Technique: 
Material: