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Selection of Whitefriars vases: Comet' or 'Serpent' beaker made in Sea Green glass with Sapphire Blue decoration. 'Comet' or 'Serpent' beaker made in Sea Green glass. 'Beauvais Vase' made in Sea Green glass with Alastian Blue decoration. The tall 'comet vases', designed by Harry Powell in 1910 were inspired by a painting by Van Ravesteyn from the 17th century. The vase on the right was based on a Roman beaker now in the Beauvais museum.
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