Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.61
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.5 cm; Diam (rim, max): 6.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1875-1885
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Clear glass with green tint; blown in a mold or pressed, enameled and gilded. Rectangular body, resting on a metal four footed base; on body floral motifs and butterflies, below rim a gilded band with blossoms, rim gilded, on one narrow side the signature: "Galle depose".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
1954-06-01
Emile Galle (2013) illustrated, p. 47, #81;