Malesherbes

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Object Name: 
Vase
Title: 
Malesherbes
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
93.3.57
Dimensions: 
H: 22.1 cm, D(max): 18.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
designed in 1927
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Edward Lewison
Primary Description: 
Transparent dark red-amber semi-lead glass; mold-blown, ground and polished rim, acid-etched. Ovoid vessel with narrow elongated neck and wide flared rim ground and polished flat; overall body decoration of four tiers of vertical overlapping leaves (decreasing in size toward top) in negative relief, "ribs of leaves have matte surface"; ground and polished base edge, no pontil, base has been drilled; inscribed in script on base: "R. Lalique France No:".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Lewison, Mrs. Edward F. (Betty), Source