Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Accession Number: 
50.4.74
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9 cm; Rim Diam: 15 cm; Foot: 8.75 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1815-1835
Primary Description: 
Bowl. Non-lead glass, rich amber, brown where metal is thick; free-blown; shallow straight-sided circular bowl rounding at bottom, applied inverted baluster stem, applied flaring sloping circular foot with rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1922
to
1950-07-31
Color: 
Material: 
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15
The illustrated encyclopedia of glass (2011) illustrated, p. 10, lower right; BIB# 128671