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Vase,Ruba Rombic

Decorative Arts and Design

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Non-lead glass
DATES ca. 1928
DIMENSIONS 6 1/4 x 4 7/8 x 4 1/2 in. (15.9 x 12.4 x 11.4 cm)  (show scale)
CREDIT LINE Gift of Dianne Hauserman Pilgrim
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION "Ruba Rombic" vase of matte-gray, non-lead glass. General cylindrical form that tapers toward bottom; flat base and flat-cut top edge (mouth); body molded into facets of varying sizes and shapes for a geometric, Cubist-looking surface. CONDITION: Good; some small bubbles in glass throughout; a few light scratches around body, top edge, and base.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION Reuben Haley (American, 1872–1933). Vase,Ruba Rombic, ca. 1928. Non-lead glass, 6 1/4 x 4 7/8 x 4 1/2 in. (15.9 x 12.4 x 11.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dianne Hauserman Pilgrim, 1991.96. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1991.96_bw_SL3.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 1991.96_bw_SL3.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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