Aurene Bowl

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Object Name: 
Aurene Bowl
Accession Number: 
69.4.195
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.5 cm, Diam (max): 8.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1905-1910
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Gladys Carder Welles
Primary Description: 
Translucent iridescent red and silver/blue "Aurene" glass; blown. Flattened spherical shape, with six crimps in cupped-in rim; surface composed of silver-blue Aurene threads and white millefiori flowers marvered into red matrix; polished pontil; engraved on bottom "Aurene/F. Carder".
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Aurene
Provenance: 
Welles Estate, Gladys C., Former Collection
Category: 
The Glass of Frederick Carder
Venue(s)
Renwick Gallery 1971-12 through 1972-04
Pilkington Glass Museum 1972-06 through 1972-12