Whopper Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Title: 
Whopper Vase
Accession Number: 
2013.4.35
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 45.5 cm, Diam (max): 17.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1990
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mary Ellen and Robert L. Ivers
Primary Description: 
Vase, "Whopper Vase". Blue, yellow, and red glass; blown incalmo, trailed decoration. Tall handle-less amphora-shaped vase with a cobalt blue body and yellow neck with a flaring mouth. Trailed red glass wraps the rim and the neck, dividing the blue and yellow glass.
Provenance: 
Ivers, Bob, Source
1991
to
2013-06-04
Ivers, Mary Ellen, Source
1991
to
2013-06-04
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Dante / Marioni / '90
signature
Engraved on base