Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.66
Dimensions: 
H: 10 cm, D (max. body): 6.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1801-1900
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Translucent colorless glass with blue tint and bubbles and red and blue streaks; few wear marks; free-blown, cased and enameled. Heart-shaped ground base with ground pontil mark, body with vertical walls flattened to the same heart shape; butterfly, partly in red and yellow thrugh incorporated enamel; signed at bottom: "Galle".
Provenance: 
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
1954
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. 69;