Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Accession Number: 
87.3.29
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.5 cm; Body Diam (max): 13.5 cm; Handles Diam (min): 14.2 cm; Handles Diam (max): 14.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1918-1920
Primary Description: 
Vase. Translucent orange cased in colorless, opaque black non-lead glasses; blown with hot applications. Gourd-shaped with three handles; tall, straight neck has black lip wrap; flattened bulbous body; three evenly-spaced black handles extend horizontally from rim then bend at a right angle to touch body at mid-point; slightly concave base, ground and polished pontil; acid-stamped: "/ slovakia" in an oval.
Provenance: 
Lanmon, Dwight P. (American, b. 1938), Source
1987-08-03
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Q / SLOVAKIA
inscription
Acid stamped in oval