Handkerchief Vase, ca. 1955
This is a vase. It was made by Venini Glassworks. It is dated ca. 1955 and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is blown and cased glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Christian Rohlfing.
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Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 21 x 23 x 22 cm (8 1/4 x 9 1/16 x 8 11/16 in.)
It has the following markings
Etched on underside: in script (some letters partial): "Venini / Murano / Italia"
Cite this object as
Handkerchief Vase, ca. 1955; Made by Venini Glassworks (Italy); Italy; blown and cased glass; H x W x D: 21 x 23 x 22 cm (8 1/4 x 9 1/16 x 8 11/16 in.); Gift of Christian Rohlfing; 1969-46-1
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Rococo: The Continuing Curve 1730-2008.