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Celery vase (Pomona ware, first ground)

Provenance

Early history unknown; acquired at unknown date by Ruth Webb Lee (1894-1978); 1978, by inheritance to her daughter, the donor; 2012, gift of Dorothy-Lee Jones (Weston, Massachusetts) to the MFA. (Accession date: March 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy-Lee Jones

about 1885–88

Object Place

East Cambridge, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 12.1 x 8.3 cm (4 3/4 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.69

Medium or Technique

Blown glass, blue flower decoration, "wreath" crimped amber rim, applied round amber crimped foot, hand etched through acid

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass