Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Accession Number: 
60.3.2
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.2 cm; Rim Diam: 14.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1500-1525
Primary Description: 
Bowl. Colorless, with grayish tinge; translucent blue. Blown; applied, enameled, gilded. Bowl: slightly conical, with infolded rim and rounded base with low kick and pontil mark. Second gather applied to lower half of bowl and mold-blown with ribs radiating from center; applied foot-ring of colorless glass. Below rim, gilded band onto which row of dots of turquoise blue enamel paint was applied; this is framed by two rows of white dots accentuated with red specks. Thread of blue glass applied to bowl above ribs.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Davis, Cecil, Source
1960
Category: 
East Side Winter Antiques Show
Venue(s)
Park Avenue Armory
Czechoslovak & Italian Glass
Venue(s)
Museum of Contemporary Crafts 1964-09-15 through 1964-12-01
 
The Techniques of Renaissance Venetian Glassworking (2016) illustrated, Fig. 1, 65; BIB# 149619
English and Continental Glass French Paperweights (Sotheby's Sale) (1959-11-13) Lot #40;