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Amphitrite

Material(s):Glass

Designer/Maker:Rene Lalique for Maison Lalique (his own shop & sales network)

Markings:Molded on bottom "LALIQUE", No. 514; etched in script "R. Lalique France"

Origin:France

Date or Era:Introduced 1920

Dimensions:9.5 cm. tall

Additional Information:
This example is of emerald green glass; it was also produced in clear & frosted glass. Amphitrite was the wife of Poseidon, god of the sea - hence the sea shell motif.