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Altair

Clear yellow flared foot; clear green baluster body with flaring neck and wide yellow lip. Red "handle" projection attaches base to body; black fin opposite. Large opaque white (ceramic?) handle, on opposite side to red handle, extends from neck to body; two black fins opposite at join.

Marks

Incised MEMPHIS MADE IN ITALY by TOSO VETRI D'ARTE

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Italian (Milan), 1982

Object Place

Milan, Italy

Accession Number

1999.180

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass