Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Accession Number: 
79.1.197
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.1 cm, Diam: 10.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
800-1499
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Opaque black glass; 'optic' blown. Shallow cylindrical bowl; rim reworked, beveled on inner side; straight side; flat base kicked upwards at center; pontil mark. Bottom and sides unusually thick and ornamented with spiral ribs.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
Color: 
Technique: 
A Cup of Kindness
Venue(s)
General Foods Collection Gallery 1984-02-01 through 1984-05-01