Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
88.6.43
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.8 cm; Rim Diam: 8.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1960-1980
Credit Line: 
Gift from Estate of Zachary Taylor
Primary Description: 
Transparent dark green non-lead glass; blown, engraved. Tapered, straight-sided, cylindrical form; ground rim; plain (polished) band below the rim, above a wide, wheel-cut, matte band, with a continuous, reserved (polished) band of lotus flowers and foliage; reserved band at the bottom; flat base, inscribed in diamond-point "CHINA"; circular paper sticker on the inside of the rim, inscribed in ballpoint "PEKING / 7500".
Provenance: 
Taylor Estate, Zachary, Source
1988-02-08
Technique: 
Inscription: 
CHINA
inscription
Diamond-point Engraved bottom
PEKING / 7500
label
Pen inside of rim