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Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Glass, gilding
DATES ca. 1885
DIMENSIONS 8 x 6 7/8 in. (20.3 x 17.5 cm)
MARKINGS no marks
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Gift of Paul F. Walter
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Thin-walled off-white squared vase with rounded corners that tapers at base and shoulders. Cylindrical neck with thin flared gilt rim, raised on circular foot rim. Thin opposed triangular applied handles. Decoration in the Japanese taste. Over-all yellow asymmetrical floral decoration with raised gilt enhancement. Raised gilt dragon head medallion on each side.
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