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Mt. Washington and Pairpoint: Royal Flemish Vase with Camel and Rider

Royal Flemish Vase with Camel and Rider by Mt. Washington Glass Company

Mt. Washington Glass Company
United States, New Bedford, MA
1893–1895
Glass and pigments
Overall H: 32.9 cm, Diam (Max): 16.8 cm
(L.40.4.2002)

Another type of decorated glass made by Mt. Washington in the 1880s was called Royal Flemish glass. The decoration had nothing to do with the province of Flanders, or with royalty, but it was elaborately decorated.

Collection of Barbara H. Olsen.