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Celery glass

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Clear flint-glass celery vase; blown; stem with knop supports urn-shaped vase with gadrooned base and engraved floral decoration above incorporating festoons and baskets, and with sraight sides, slightly flaring at top.

Provenance

Early history unknown; purchased from H. Grossman Antiques, 51 Charles Street, Boston, Massachusetts, in 1975.

Credit Line

Dorothy-Lee Jones Fund

1820–50

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

21.59 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm (8 1/2 x 5 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

1975.20

Medium or Technique

Engraved flint glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass