4 Cups

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Object Name: 
4 Cups
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.4.122
Dimensions: 
(A) H: 7.4 cm, L: 14 cm; (B) H: 8.9 cm, L: 16.6 cm; (C) H: 8.3 cm, L: 15 cm; (D) H: 7.4 cm, L: 13.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1978
Primary Description: 
Black non-lead glass; blown, tooled, fumed surface. Cylindrical shape leaning slightly to one side, thick walls, applied and tooled solid handle at one side near base, applied flat base, ground underneath and signed, "Jonathan Block/Bellingham/1978". Handle shapes vary among the four as does thickness of walls; otherwise they are identical.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Block, Jonathan, Source
1979-09-21
Color: 
Inscription: 
Jonathan Block/Bellingham/1978
signature
New Glass: A Worldwide Survey
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1979 through 1979
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Renwick Gallery
Toledo Museum of Art
New Glass: A Worldwide Survey (1979) illustrated, p. 55, #26; BIB# 20603