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Celery vase (Pomona ware, Midwestern type)

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 1890–1900

Object Place

Midwestern United States

Dimensions

Overall: 13.7 x 12.1 cm (5 3/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.71

Medium or Technique

Glass, blown-molded diamond design, tri-con crimped amber top, applied round, petal-like foot, late acid-frosted back panel

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass