Bud Vase

Artist:The Roycroft ShopsKarl E. Kipp

Medium: Metal and glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1910

Dimensions: 7 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 3 3/4 in. (18.4 x 8.3 x 9.5 cm)


Accession Number: 1992.159a-b

Catalogue Description:
Bud Vase, brass and colorless glass. Brass holder (a) with squat pyramidal base of trapezoidal form with outward curved sides. Semispherical depression at summit of base to hold bottom of glass vase. Thin inward curved square section arm rises from back of base. Arm secured at base with two grommets; at top of arm single grommet secures open band that supports upper section of glass vase. Entire surface of metal holder with molded "hand-hammered" effect. Vase (b) of colorless glass, tall thin cyllindrical form with rounded base and ruffled rim. CONDITION: Metal base in good condition; vase broken.

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