Vase with Orchids

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Object Name: 
Vase with Orchids
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
56.3.41
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.9 cm; Rim Diam: 8.5 cm; Foot Diam: 9.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1924-1928
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Astrid Varnay
Web Description: 
The vase is signed “Le Verre Français.”
Department: 
Provenance: 
Varnay, Astrid, Source
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Le Verre Français.
signature
Primary Description: 
Translucent and opaque cloudy greyish and brown glasses; blown, layered, and acid-etched. Hollow ring foot with ground pontil mark, short knop stem, funnel bowl with rim curving inwards; brown flowers on "frosted" background with yellow and blue spots, brown leaves at lower part of bowl, stem and foot completely cased in brown; on foot: "Le Verre Francais", on base: "France".