Ornament

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Object Name: 
Ornament
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
78.6.6
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 4.9 cm, W: 1.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1950
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dorothy Blair
Primary Description: 
Dark blue glass with pinkish detail; pate de verre. Oval shape; two fireflies en face guarding the sacred jewel; greenish-blue base.
Provenance: 
Blair, Dorothy, Source
1978-08-04
Color: 
Technique: 
A History of Glass in Japan (1973) pp. 247, 353, pl. 3.3; BIB# 27425