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Double Vase

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Mahogany
  • Place Manufactured: New York, New York, United States
  • DATES Designed 1953, Manufactured 1954
    DIMENSIONS 19 1/2 x 13 7/8 x 10 1/4 in. (49.5 x 35.2 x 26 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS no marks
    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
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Minic Custom Woodwork & Interiors
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Minic Custom Woodwork and Interiors. Double Vase, Designed 1953, Manufactured 1954. Mahogany, 19 1/2 x 13 7/8 x 10 1/4 in. (49.5 x 35.2 x 26 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Minic Custom Woodwork & Interiors, 83.25.4. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 83.25.4_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Double vase, mahogany with copper liners. Form composed of two rectangles, the lower one fitting around one corner of the taller. Both with copper liners. CONDITION: One corner (proper left) of taller vase scuffed along 11-inch length of height. Some minor scuffs and scratches to surfaces. Tops of copper liners worn and slightly bent.
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