Small Chalice with Stopped Cover

French (Nancy)
1894
Emile Gallé (French, 1846–1904)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

13.65 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

64.1995a-b

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

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.

Signed

Underside of foot carved with vine leaves and tendrils, and scratched, "Emile Gallé fecit 1894."

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur B. Nichols, in memory of Dorothy Nichols, his daughter