Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Extra large Victorian cased glass vase with applied oak leaves & acorns

In Art Glass > Show & Tell.
Victorian art glass275 of 479Victorian custard glass vase with painted decorationVictorian cased air trap diamond quilted satin glass vase
6
Love it
0
Like it

vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
LovelyPatLovelyPat loves this.
lisalisa loves this.
VintagefranVintagefran loves this.
racer4fourracer4four loves this.
blunderbuss2blunderbuss2 loves this.
See 4 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 4 years ago

    IronLace
    (644 items)

    This Victorian vase is made from two layers of cased glass - opaque white over a deep pink interior. The white contains uranium & glows brightly under UV light. The largest example of applied glass in my collection, it measures 34.5 cm tall, 14.5 cm across the double crimped top rim, & 10 cm across the base, which has a polished out pontil mark. There is applied decoration in amber of oak leaves, branches, & acorns. The acorns are rather small in proportion the leaves. The top rim also has an applied amber crest. Could be English or Bohemian.

    logo
    Art Glass
    See all
     Authentic Tiffany Studios Bronze Harp Lamp Art Nouveau Model 419 NO RESERVE!!
    Authentic Tiffany Studios Bronze H...
    $909
    Vtg Murano Art Glass Faceted Sommerso Blue Yellow Vase by Mandruzzato 6.5"
    Vtg Murano Art Glass Faceted Sommer...
    $158
    Huge Old Vintage Mid Century Murano Flavio Poli Seguso Submerged Vase 4.8kg
    Huge Old Vintage Mid Century Murano...
    $40
    Antique Loetz style art nouveau silver overlay art glass crimped vase
    Antique Loetz style art nouveau sil...
    $309
    logo
     Authentic Tiffany Studios Bronze Harp Lamp Art Nouveau Model 419 NO RESERVE!!
    Authentic Tiffany Studios Bronze H...
    $909
    See all

    Comments

    1. racer4four racer4four, 4 years ago
      Such beautiful work here. The crest on the ruffled rim is delightful.
    2. IronLace IronLace, 4 years ago
      Many thanks, racer4four...yes, it is something to behold!
      I posted a photo of it on another glass forum some years ago, & was told that it looked like it had toffees stuck all over it...not much love for Victorian glass in some quarters, sad to say. Much friendlier around here! :-)

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.