PRESSED SANDWICH PAIR OF TULIP VASES, brilliant deep emerald green, each having a deep octagonal bowl with a flared rim, panels continue to peg extension, raised on a flared, octagonal base, wafer construction. Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. 1845-1865. 10 1/4" and 10 3/8" H, 5 1/8" DOA rims, 4 5/8" DOA feet.
Literature: Barlow/Kaiser - The Glass Industry in Sandwich
, Vol. 3, p. 57, fig. 3022a.
Provenance: Glass deaccessioned by Bennington Museum, Bennington, VT. All proceeds will go toward the museum's Collections Acquisition Fund.
Ex-collection of Channing Hare.
Proof. Each having roughness in association with the snap-ring, one having a burst bubble to the base edge, all as made.