Marine Vase

Maker and role
Artist: Emile Gallé, French, 1846-1904
Year
ca. 1895

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Media/materials
Internally decorated, applied, wheel-carved, and iridized glass with martelé technique
Measurements
height, 5 1/4in (13.3cm)
Credit line
Jeanne and Irving Mathews Collection of Art Glass
Accession number
2011.63
Object type
Department
Further information
This vase depicts elements of the sea including starfish, iridescent jellyfish, and seashells. The body surface of this vase is decorated with metallic spatters to resemble bubbles.
Subject period

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