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Object Name: 
Basket
Accession Number: 
97.3.57
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.2 cm; W (handle to handle): 18.4 cm; W (without handles): 16.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1700-1799
Primary Description: 
Two handled basket. Colorless glass with gray tint; mold-blown, trailed, tooled, stamped, assembled. Slightly ovoid open work bowl with scalloped rim; two opposing applied loop handles and six applied leave; body tapers into circular base and open work flaring cylindrical foot. Body made up of shell shapes, solid ring atop slanted loops atop solid base with molded flower/star.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Christie's, Amsterdam, Source
1997-05-30
Material: 
Inscription: 
153
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on bottom of base
Luik 18'Ԑ / Zeldrsrav / 1519 / 2348
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on bottom of base
4050
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on bottom of base