Vase on Silver-Plated Stand

Object Name: 
Vase on Silver-Plated Stand

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Object Name: 
Vase on Silver-Plated Stand
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 39.2, W: 14.5, D: 14.6 cm; (a) Vase H: 34.9 cm, Diam (max): 12 cm; (a) Stand H: 4.6 cm, W: 14.5 cm, D: 14.6 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Vase on Silver-Plated Stand. Colorless lead glass, silver plated pot metal; blown, cut, engraved. Ovoid vase with sheared scalloped top rim, cut swirls under rim, mold-blown body with raised bosses around shoulder, alternating bosses with polished engraving resembling a pineapple, those in-between with lollipop like engraving. Leaf and stem motifs engraved below latter, running down indentations in side, engraved swirls around base. Metal base as round collar and four feet, with a pineapple-liked boss above each foot and scrolls in between.
From the Cutter's Wheel, Source
Scratched near edge of base
[trefoil shape enclosing fleur-de-lis and two hawks in profile] / HAWKES
Acid stamped center of the base
Recent Important Acquisitions, 41 (1999) illustrated, pp. 198-199, #41; BIB# AI43981
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1998 (1999) illustrated, pp. 20, #1; 12; BIB# AI95009