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|Collection:||Applied Art - Glass|
|Date:||1590 - 1610|
This vase was created by free blowing, air was blown down a metal tube that had a blob of glass at its end to create a bubble. This bubble of glass would then have been then manipulated using a variety of tools to create the bell shape. The patterned effect is known as latticinio.
|Purchased from the VandA, with monies from the Industrial Art Museum Fund, 1872.|
|Production Period:||17th Century|
|Medium:||Soda glass with latticinio decoration.|
|Place of Origin:||Holland|