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American Decorative Arts
Maker: International Silver Company, American, founded 1898

Vase

1913

Colorless glass with sterling silver overlay

16 × 5 in. (40.64 × 12.7 cm)
base: 4 5/8 in. (11.75 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Heinz
1979.57
Geography: 
Manufactured in Meriden, Connecticut
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

The initials stand for Jeanne Samter Heinz, the donor , Mr. Heinz's mother. The vase was a wedding gift to her at the time of her marriage, June 30, 1913, in Scranton, PA to Bernard Heinz.
Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Heinz
344 Tanner Marsh Road
Guilford, CT 06437

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