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Mold

Decorative Arts

On View: American Identities: A New Look, Everyday Life/A Nation Divided, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Glass
GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATIONS
DATES 19th century
DIMENSIONS 3 3/8 x 6 1/8 x 4 1/4 in. (8.6 x 15.6 x 10.8 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS no matks
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
ACCESSION NUMBER 79.169.236
CREDIT LINE Bequest of May S. Kelley
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Mold, 19th century. Glass, 3 3/8 x 6 1/8 x 4 1/4 in. (8.6 x 15.6 x 10.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of May S. Kelley, 79.169.236. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, CUR.79.169.236.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Mold, amber-colored glass. Oval shaped with two levels of columns around the outside. The lower level of columns come to a point and face down. The upper level of columns is rounded at the top. Inside is smooth with no patterning or design. The rim is finely polished to a velvet texture. Condition: Minor imperfections in glass along with chips along the foot rim.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (73%)
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