Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.55
Dimensions: 
H: 13.6 cm; D (rim trefoil): 13.6 cm, (base): 8.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1885-1900
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Translucent colorless and ocher glass with bubbles and impurities; slight wear marks; free-blown, cased and acid- etched. The bulbous bottom with flat base turns gently over to a trefoil at rim; ocher flowers and leaves on a "hammered" and "frosted" background; signed on base: "Forme et decor depose - Crystallerie - Emile Galle - a Nancy".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
1954