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Vase

Date:
17th century
Culture:
Spanish, Almería
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H. 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.1222
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 535
Multihandled vases first appeared in Almería in the sixteenth century. The form probably descended from ceramic vessels and Syrian mosque lamps.
Edward C. Moore , New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
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