London, South Kensington
9 November 2007
An overlay glass baluster vase, 19th Century
with a transluscent brownish-orange overlay on an opaque yellow ground, carved depicting blossoming branches and foliage issuing from irregular rockwork -- 8½in. (21.5cm.) high.
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