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Etched Amber Jar

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Amber, etched. Twelve shallow panels, slightly curved, with etched deer in forest scenes. Faceted knop between heavy base of bowl and broad cut foot. Domed cover similarly cut, birds in grasses, paneled bulb finial. Mate to 63.167.

Provenance

Sold by the estate of Mrs. John Gardner Coolidge to the MFA. (Accession date: February 13, 1963)

Credit Line

John Gardner Coolidge Collection

19th century

Object Place

Bohemia

Dimensions

25.84 cm (10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.166a-b

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass