Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.69
Dimensions: 
H: 16.8 cm; D (rim max.): 12.7 cm, (min.): 6.2 cm, (base max.): 5.8 cm, (min.) 3.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1875-1885
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Clear glass; blown in a mold, cut, enameled and gilded. Flat base with sloping sides, flattened funnel-shaped body with rim slightly flaring at max. diameter; rim deeply cut in geometric motifs; mostly blue floral motifs on the body between two glassrings, below rim and on the base, between the rings also a young couple: he is playing the flute, she is listening; on the rings double zig-zag bands; on the base: "E. Galle, Nancy".
Department: 
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. 17 (left);