Picture Frame Engraved with Roses

Object Name: 
Picture Frame Engraved with Roses

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Object Name: 
Picture Frame Engraved with Roses
Accession Number: 
2000.4.3
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19 cm, W: 14.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1930
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Nicholas L. Williams in memory of Theresa B. Williams
Primary Description: 
Picture Frame Engraved with Roses. Colorless lead glass, pressed, engraved; metal, wood, black velvet. Pressed oval glass frame engraved with roses, buds and leaves. Backed with velvet, held in place with metal latch.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Williams, Theresa B., Former Collection
Williams, Nicholas L., Source
Category: 
The Cut and Engraved Glass of Corning, 1868-1940
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1977-04 through 1977-10
Toledo Museum of Art 1977-11 through 1978-02
The Complete Cut and Engraved Glass of Corning (1979) illustrated, pp. 150-151, fig. 498; BIB# 28811
The Cut and Engraved Glass of Corning 1868-1940 (1977) illustrated, p. 72-73, 91, fig. 97, cat. #67; BIB# 28368