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Glass Urn with Classical Scenes
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Glass Urn with Classical Scenes


Description Provenance Credit
Description Salviati & Company produced faithful copies of ancient vessels, but the firm was also known for original fanciful designs. New creations, such as this urn, combined the styles and techniques of several eras. This is one of ca. 30 pieces by the firm owned by the Walters.
Provenance Purchased by Henry Walters, Venice, 1911; by bequest to Walters Art Museum, 1931.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Creator
Period
1860s
Medium
purple glass, gold
(Glasswares)
Accession Number
47.350
Measurements
H: 7 1/2 in. (19 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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