1998 Kelsey Murphy Art Glass Jar Description and Item Information Up for sale is this stunning, sand-carved cameo glass jar or lidded vase by artist Kelsey Murphy. Please excuse the glare in the photos.
This covered jar is deeply carved with designs including swimmers and ivy. The piece measures approximately 7 1/4 inches in diameter, with a height of about 6 1/2 inches. Unpacked, this heavy piece weighs 4 pounds 4.9 ounces. This piece is nicely finished, with a ground and polished foot and rims. This would be a fabulous addition to a collection of American art glass.Identification This Kelsey Murphy piece is dated 1998. It is marked beneath, as shown. I do not know where it was made, but the artist seems to have been working at Pilgrim around the time it was made, so she may have created it there. She also worked at Fenton. Condition This piece looks great overall, with no cracks or chips.
There is very light wear, including some fine scratches to the base (as expected for heavy glass). Payments must be received within three days of the end of the listing, unless prior arrangements have been made. And international government regulations prohibit such behavior. Other Information Individual computers may display colors differently.
The item "1998 KELSEY MURPHY DEEPLY CARVED CAMEO ART GLASS LIDDED VASE JAR SWIMMERS & IVY" is in sale since Tuesday, November 26, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\North American\Other North American Art Glass".
The seller is "craigkc" and is located in Sunny California. This item can be shipped worldwide.