Burmese Covered Jar with Exotic Stylized Flowers

Object Name: 
Burmese Covered Jar with Exotic Stylized Flowers

Notice of Upcoming Content and Access Change

The Museum is working on the future of our online collections access, which will be incrementally released over time. On November 1, 2022, “My Collection” sets will be discontinued and no longer available. If you have “My Collection” sets you wish to preserve, we encourage you to print the sets, save as a PDF, or otherwise make your own copies of important information for your future reference.

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Burmese Covered Jar with Exotic Stylized Flowers
Accession Number: 
2002.4.36
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.7 cm, W: 14.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1886-1895
Credit Line: 
Gift of Barbara Olsen in memory of Fellow, John K. Olsen
Primary Description: 
Translucent yellow shading to pink glass; blown, tooled, applied, enameled, gilded. Round jar with lid decorated with oak leaves, acorns and branches.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Olsen, Barbara H. (1923-2016), Former Collection
1980
to
2002
Olsen, John K., Former Collection
1980
to
2002
Category: 
Inscription: 
"Burmese/#21"
Label
On bottom of base Rectangular white label with typed text
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2011-05-19 through 2011-12-31
Changing Exhibitions Gallery