Flower Vase, Export ware made for the Indian market
Italy, Venice, circa 1670-1700
Clear and blue Venetian or "Facon de Venise" glass with white and blue enamel
Height: 9 in. (22.86 cm)
Diameter: 6 in. (15.24 cm)
From the Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection, Museum Associates Purchase (M.76.2.11)
Currently on public view:
Ahmanson Building, floor 3 MAP IT
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- Rosenfield, John. The Arts of India and Nepal: The Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection. Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1966.
- Markel, Stephen. "Indian and 'Indianate' Glass Vessels in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art." Journal of Glass Studies vol. 33 (1991): 82-92.