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Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Opalescent glass
  • Place Manufactured: Corning, New York, United States
  • DATES 1900-1920
    DIMENSIONS 2 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (6.4 x 7 x 7 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Scratched on base: "Aurene / 2647"
    SIGNATURE no signature
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 67.120.98
    CREDIT LINE Bequest of Laura L. Barnes
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Vase, 1900-1920. Opalescent glass, 2 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (6.4 x 7 x 7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Laura L. Barnes, 67.120.98. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 67.120.98.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Miniature vase, opalescent glass. Amber glass with gold overwash, changing to rose at base and blue on foot. Spherical body; wide, open mouth with no neck; tapering below waist to narrow footed base. Condition: Good
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