Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.1.205
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.3 cm, Diam (max): 14.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1000-1199 or later
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Transparent deep blue glass, with few bubbles; blown. Bowl: conical. Rim plain, with rounded lip made by folding out and down; wall tapers in exceedingly shallow S-curve and has obvious signs of tooling; foot ring tubular, made by folding; underside of base concave, with corresponding kick; pontil mark roughly circular (D. about 1.5 cm).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
Category: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23