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What is this?

Fan-shaped top tapering into bulbous base. Green and blue striated swirl decoration loosely following shape of vase, ground pontil.

This is a vase from United States. It is dated ca. 1901 and we acquired it in 1975. Gift of Stanley Siegel, from the Stanley Siegel Collection. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

mold-blown and iridized or metallic-glazed and fired? glass

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 33.7 x 25 x 14 cm (13 1/4 x 9 13/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Etched on underside: "04646"

Tiffany and Co., New York was the producer and Stanley Siegel was the donor and Louis Comfort Tiffany was the designer of this object.

This object has been included in the following exhibitions:

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18488125/ |title=Vase, "Peacock vase", ca. 1901 |author=Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum |accessdate=25 April 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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