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Blue Aurene fan vase

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Fan-shaped iridescent blue glass with white applied ornament. Steuben shape. no. 6297.

Marks

Engraved on base "Steuben Aurene 6297"

Provenance

1980, given to the New Bedford Glass Society, Inc., by Mason Cleveland (of Somerset, MA) in memory of his wife, Anne Cleveland, stated by Mason Cleveland as "From the Wadsworth Collection"; 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.

Credit Line

Gift of The New Bedford Glass Society, Inc.

about 1927

Object Place

Corning, New York, United States

Dimensions

21.59 x 17.78 x 10.16 cm (8 1/2 x 7 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

1992.84

Medium or Technique

Iridized lead glass with applied ornament

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass