Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Accession Number: 
79.1.189
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.4 cm; Rim Diam: 8.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
300-399
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale green glass; blown, with applied decoration. Bell-shaped bowl; rounded rim, body curving inward at bottom, hollow flaring foot, pushed in; under base, fragment of translucent greenish-blue pontil wad. Decorated on body with two greenish-blue trails: one wound five times around body, the other, below, making one complete band of zigzag.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23
Extending Exhibits in the Museum Store (2003) illustrated, p. 37;
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume Two (2001) illustrated, pp. 140-141, pl. 649; BIB# 58895
Seasons Greetings from Sherry-Lehmann (1990/11) illustrated, p. 44; BIB# 90994
A Short History of Glass (1990 edition) (1990) illustrated, p. 24, #10; p. 23; BIB# 33211
Stained Glass: Jewels of Light (1988) illustrated, p. 22; BIB# 59584
A Short History of Glass (1980 edition) (1980) illustrated, p. 20, #10; BIB# 21161