8 Beetles

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Object Name: 
8 Beetles
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
91.3.20
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1985-1989
Primary Description: 
Non-lead glass; flameworked; lifelike and life-sized insect; impressed on underside of forward section of body: "VC". (A) Opaque black, opaque reddish-brown; possibly sandblasted or acid-etched. (B) Colorless, opaque black, metallic silver, metallic green, opaque reddish-brown. (C) Colorless, opaque black, translucent green, metallic green, opaque reddish-brown. (D) Opaque black, opaque reddish-brown. (E) Opaque black, opaque reddish-brown, colorless, metallic peach and aqua. (F) Opaque black, opaque reddish-brown, colorless, metallic silver. (G) Opaque black, opaque reddish-brown, colorless, metallic green. (H) Opaque black, opaque reddish-brown, colorless, opaque yellow-green.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Corning Glass Center, Source
1991-02-20