Compote

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Object Name: 
Compote
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.3.46 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1900-1905
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Herbert N. Strauss
Primary Description: 
Clear glass; free-blown, pattern-molded, enameled and gilded, with applied and tooled decoration. Compote; spreading folded foot with rough pontil mark, fluted stem supporting a slightly ribbed ball-knop cushioned by "spools", shallow bowl with pontil mark; a dragon winding around stem, two others applied to ball - gold decoration.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Mrs. Herbert N., Source