This listing is for a RARE Mt. Washington CROWN MILANO Art Glass vase, c. 1890's. This unusually large vase has a round body with a ring neck, a matte/satin finish and is decorated with a burnished gilt rose design. The gilt decoration is thickly applied using 22 K gold. The ring around the neck has a gilt finish with a tall, wide ribbon decorated neck above. Originally called Albertine, the patent for this Art Glass was issued in 1893. The name was later changed in the Mt. Washington factory records to Crown Milano. The early examples of this glass were not signed and originally had a paper label.
Dimensions: 10 1/2" high, 8" at widest with a 3 1/4" diameter mouth. Weighs 3.11 pounds.
Condition: This great vase is in excellent Estate condition with no chips, cracks or repairs or other noted flaws.
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