Whimsical Blown Cobalt Blue Miniature Glass Vase !
First the glass was Blown into a three part Mold with 9 Flutes leaving a bottom Pontil Scar, then removed from the mold while glass is still hot, then the top opening is spread with calipers, and then finished with the twist added !
Early Blown Glass Formed with a fluted/twist in a miniature size.
Light Cobalt Blue or Sapphire Blue due to the swirls seen in it's thinner glass wall profile.
Measures 1 7/8 inches high. Top opening measures 1 3/4 inches across,and bottom is 1 1/4 inches across. Weighs only 0.9 Ounces.
Blown Glass has it's typical oily feeling when spun or wiped between fingers. No substantial bottom wear pattern typically found in a shot glass. This has a tool mark spun around the top about 1/4 inch down from the top from shaping, and a couple of trapped air bubbles whereas Art Glass tends to have an over abundant amount of air bubbles throughout.
Condition : No damages found. Shown with both a white and Black background with flash for a good photo Inspection.
Original Antique Americana, Period Lighting, Clocks, U.S. Militaria, and Original Photos.