This is an American cranberry or red art glass vase. The date is circa 1880.
The vase is cylindrical. It is 6 ½” high and 2 ¼” wide at the bottom.
The front is hand enameled in white and shows a boy standing next to a tree. The back of the vase has a sprig of foliage in the same white enamel; this sprig shows handling wear.
The rim is crenellated and covered in gold.
The pontil is round, indented and smooth.
The bottom shows age wear and scratches, some indentations in the glass, and one tiny nick in the glass. There are no other chips, nicks or cracks.
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