Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
65.3.52
Dimensions: 
H: 17.3 cm, D (rim): 16.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1929
Primary Description: 
Colorless frosted and unfrosted glass; pressed. Rounded upper rim with slight flare, tapers to inverted conical shape; body encircled with horizontal frieze of unfrosted semi-vertical scallops, hemispheres, and curvilinear diagonals in relief; remainder of outer body surface frosted; inner surface unfrosted; short, solid cylindrical base; pseudo-pontil mark; inscription on side, near base (in low relief script): "Ollers Elme".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Lelegian, Mrs. Pauline, Source
International Exhibition of Glass and Rugs
Venue(s)
Metropolitan Museum of Art 1929 through 1930