Small Vase with Butterfly

Object Name: 
Small Vase with Butterfly

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Object Name: 
Small Vase with Butterfly
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
H: 12.8 cm; D (rim max.): 7.4 cm, (min.): 4.3 cm, (max.)(body): 9.5 cm
On Display
about 1900
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Colorless and transparent cloudy colorless glass with green streaks and spots; slight wear marks at base; blown, acid-etched with green and pink overlay, engraved. Conical flattened body with slightly curved sides and flat base with ground pontil mark, short sloping shoulder, short oval ring-like rim; pink butterfly and floral motifs in acid-etched overlay; gilded signature at bottom: "Galle".
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
Emīru gare no garasu: ketteiban; エミール・ガレのガラス : 決定版 / 山根郁信編 (2019) illustrated, p. 68;