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1926

  • Work on this object began.

1958

  • We acquired this object.

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Ambassador Bonbonniere And Cover, 1926

This is a Bonbonniere and cover. It was designed by Oswald Haerdtl and manufactured by J. and L. Lobmeyr. It is dated 1926 and we acquired it in 1958. Its medium is mold-blown muslin glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was purchased from Estate of Agnes M. Carpenter and purchased with funds from: Georgiana L. McClellan. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Georgiana L. McClellan.

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Its dimensions are

H x W: 22.6 x 12.5 cm (8 7/8 x 4 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Ambassador Bonbonniere And Cover, 1926; Designed by Oswald Haerdtl (Austrian, 1899–1959); Austria; mold-blown muslin glass; H x W: 22.6 x 12.5 cm (8 7/8 x 4 15/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Georgiana L. McClellan; 1958-98-21-a,b

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