Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.68
Dimensions: 
H: 24.5 cm; D (rim): 14.6 cm, (max.)(body with handles): 25.4 cm, (base): 11.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1900-1954
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale blue glass with few bubbles; wear marks; free-blown and stained. Solid domed foot with large, ground pontil mark, large ovoid amphora-like body with wide mouth and folded rim; two thick light grey loophandles applied to shoulder and lower part of body; few geometric motifs in turquoise blue on upper part of body, being white on inside; engraved signature on base: "Emile Galle".
Provenance: 
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
1954-06-01