Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.36
Dimensions: 
H: 20 cm; D (rim max.): 7.9 cm, (body max.): 14 cm, (base): 6.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1885-1900
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Translucent and opaque colorless, red and blackish-red glass with bubbles; few wear marks; free-blown, cut, cased and acid- etched. Flattened ovoid body, with flat base and small pontil mark, very short flaring rim; red flower pattern with cut design on colorless "frosted" background, on the base a starlike motif and the word: "depose"; signed at bottom: "Galle".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
1954
Category: 
Glass Terminology: a German-English Glossary (1967) illustrated, pl. VII; BIB# 141372
Glass terminology: a German-English Glossary (1967) illustrated, pl. VII; BIB# 59459