Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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vase
  • United States
  • vase, circa 1890s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • blown glass, Amberina glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 20 x 6.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 7/8 x 2 1/2 in
  • Gift from the Hoffman-Cohen-Rose Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0321
Description
Exhibitions

Amber overlay on clear glass, hand-blown with pontil mark. Oval body rises from clear round base and stretches into long flared neck. The rim is ruffled. Convoluted lines follow from base to edge. Applied glass decoration with a blue and white flower and green leaves. Half of the white flower is missing.