Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.54
Dimensions: 
H: 16 cm; D (rim): 3.2 cm, (max.)(body): 9.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1900-1954
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Translucent and opaque dark red, brown and orange glass; wear marks; free-blown. Red ovoid body with flat base and ground unpolished pontil mark, remarkable pear-shaped neck with small flaring rim; the neck is orange, its bottom encased in a brown layer, its top has white vertical latticinio-like ribbons; on the body the engraved signature: "Galle" above an unidentified symbol.
Provenance: 
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
1954-06-01
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. 90 (right);