"Burmese" Egyptian double-handled vase

about 1885–90
Mount Washington Glassworks (active 1837–1894)


Object Place: New Bedford, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

18.41 x 10.16 x 8.89 cm (7 1/4 x 4 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1992.86

Medium or Technique

Glass, acid finish

On View

Robert P. and Carol T. Henderson Gallery (Gallery 228)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Provenance

1978, purchased by The New Bedford Glass Society from Mason Cleveland (dealer, Somerset, Mass.); 1992, acquired by the MFA as a gift of The New Bedford Glass Society, Inc. d/b/a New Bedford Glass Museum, which declared bankruptcy in 1991 and was dissolved in 1992 (Accession date: March 25, 1992)

Credit Line

Gift of The New Bedford Glass Society, Inc.