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Amphitrite

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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.

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