Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
81.3.44
Dimensions: 
H: 72.8 cm, D (foot): 16.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1855-1865
Credit Line: 
Gift in honor of Dwight Lanmon
Primary Description: 
Translucent white non-lead glass; blown, gilt, acid-etched. Tall, amphora shape; cup-shaped neck with gilt, polished rim, bulbous ring below with gilt band; tall neck, ovoid body; two loop handles, with gilt formal scrolls along the sides, attached to the body using metal pins; annulated knop with gilt bands, at the base of the body; tall bell-shaped foot with gilt band at the rim; the foot and knop attached to the vase using a screw and nut; the vase and foot acid-etched on the outside.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Anavian, Habib, Source