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Vase

Object Number: 
1937.984
Date: 
1825-1925
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. ( 21 x 8.3 cm )
Description: 
Deep blue blown glass vase with tapered sides and flared neck in the shape of a cup; pontil mark on bottom.
Gallery Label: 
This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Provenance: 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group