Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.37
Dimensions: 
H: 37.8 cm; D (rim): 4.5 cm, (max. body): 8.1 cm, (foot): 6.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1885-1900
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Opaque greyish-colorless and salmon colored glass; wear marks; free-blown and acid-etched, with overlay decoration. Solid ring-like foot with ground pontil mark, pear-shaped body curving to long slender neck with trumpet-like flaring rim, slight bulge at bottom of neck; foot, top of neck and the floral and leaf- pattern on body and neck is salmon colored; signed at bottom: "Galle".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
1954-06-01