Yellow Vase

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Object Name: 
Yellow Vase
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 16.8 cm, Diam (max): 9.3 cm
On Display
about 1900-1949
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ralph M. Chait
Web Description: 
Chait, Ralph M., Source
Primary Description: 
Yellow Vase. Yellow, brown, and green glasses; cased, mold-blown, wheel engraved. Cased, with opaque yellow inner layer, transparent brownish layer, and opaque yellow outer layer with green marbling. Mold-blown, wheel engraved. Vase: baluster shape, with short neck flaring to narrow collar and flat rim. Body tapers to narrow base-ring with flat center and engraved mark. On each side of body, cartouche frame of stylized lotus tendrils with blossoms, engraved in raised relief (Hochschnitt), enclosing wheel engraved inscription.
The Fragile Art: Extraordinary Objects from The Corning Museum of Glass
Park Avenue Armory 2009-01-23 through 2009-02-01
The 55th Annual Winter Antiques Show
Corning Museum of Glass
Changing Exhibitions Gallery
Glass of the Alchemists: Lead Crystal-Gold Ruby, 1650-1750 (2008) illustrated, p. 300, #117; BIB# 103865
Chinese Glass: The Qianlong Conundrum (1998) pp. 17-18, fig. 2;
The Survey of Glass in the World (1992) illustrated, p. 56-57 (no. 118); BIB# 44518
Recent Important Acquisitions, 12 (1970) illustrated, pp. 178-179, #48; BIB# AI97752