Luster Vase in "Raise Diamond" Pattern

Object Name: 
Luster Vase in "Raise Diamond" Pattern

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Object Name: 
Luster Vase in "Raise Diamond" Pattern
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 27.4 cm, Diam (max): 17.7 cm
On Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Barbara H. and J. William Meek III
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; blown, tooled, applied, cut, polished, assembled. Tall pear-shaped vase that flares into a folded over, scalloped rim with an applied single knop stem and a scalloped foot with a star cut in the bottom. Body of the vase is cut in a large diamond pattern, neck cut in a honeycomb pattern and 10 large pressed prisms that hang from folded over rim. Base is cut with sunburst underneath and has polished pontil mark.
Pattern Name: 
Raise Diamond
Meek, John William, III, Source
Meek, Barbara H., Source
Corning Museum of Glass 2011-05-19 through 2011-12-31
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