6 "New Mexico" Goblets

Object Name: 
6 "New Mexico" Goblets

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Object Name: 
6 "New Mexico" Goblets
Accession Number: 
83.4.5
Dimensions: 
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Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1978
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dolores Root
Primary Description: 
Colorless and translucent purple glass, with cream, gray and blue decoration; purple gather marvered to pick up particles of cream, gray and blue, then cased in colorless; blown, tooled. Tulip-shaped bowl. Rim: plain, rounded; wall descends almost vertically, then tapers inward to bottom; stem solid, narrow, with vertical side which splays at bottom and merges with low conical foot which is slightly concave on underside and has pontil mark. Bowl is purple cased with colorless, decorated with network of streaks and swirls of cream, gray and blue which in places create marbled effect; stem and foot colorless.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Root, Dolores, Source
1983-01-12
Technique: 
Material: 
New Glass: A Worldwide Survey (1979) illustrated, p. 210, #222; BIB# 20603