Small Chalice with Stopped Cover
Emile Gallé (French, 1846–1904)
Object Place: Europe, France
13.65 cm (5 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Small chalice with stoppered cover. Glass, with shades of green, blue and brown and inclusions of silver-colored metal and reddish metal. Exterior of body carved with vine leaves. Finial of cover is carved in orientalizing budded form. Repaired halfway up stem.
Underside of foot carved with vine leaves and tendrils, and scratched, "Emile Gallé fecit 1894."
Gift of Arthur B. Nichols, in memory of Dorothy Nichols, his daughter