Vase (one of a pair)

American
1840–60
Possibly by Boston and Sandwich Glass Company (1826–1888)


Object Place: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

23.5 cm (9 .25 in.)

Accession Number

1978.751a

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Canary yellow vase on square marble base, hexagonal base of vase tapering to flattened hexagonal knop above which is hexagonal shaft leading to second flattened hexagonal knop. Body of vase has elongated loop pattern. Fluted hexagonalrim Radioactive. See Ruth Webb Lee’s “Sandwich Glass” plate 186

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection