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Vase: C.7-1983

Object information


Gallé, Emile (Production)


Greyish glass, cased in green and brown and cut with a design of hazelnut branches and nuts some areas of which are polished. Of cocoon shape.


History note: Ursula, Antiquarius, 135 Kings Road, Chelsea, London

Legal notes

Given by Mrs J. Hull Grundy

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 9.3 cm
Height: 22.8 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Nancy ⪼ France

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1983-03-14) by Hull Grundy, J., Mrs


Early 20th century
Circa 1900 CE - 1910 CE

School or Style

Art Nouveau

Components of the work

Parts composed of brown glass green glass Decoration

Materials used in production

Grey glass

Techniques used in production

Cutting (glassworking) : Cased and cut glass, with polished decoration
Casing (glassworking)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Gallé
  • Location: On side
  • Method of creation: In relief
  • Type: Mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.7-1983
Primary reference Number: 27658
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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