Bowl with Rosettes

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Object Name: 
Bowl with Rosettes
Accession Number: 
79.1.158
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.3 cm, Diam (max): 8.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
800-999
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Bowl with Rosettes. Transparent green, with innumerable bubbles and specks of scale. Blown; pincered. Bowl: shallow. Rim plain, with rounded lip; wall flares to greatest diameter, then curves down and in; base plain; pontil roughly circular (D. about 1.5 cm). Decorated in relief at and below mid-point of wall with six identical, equidistant oval motifs (L. 2.7 cm). Each motif has large oval boss at center, surrounded by eight smaller oval bosses; surface behind it is plain and slightly recessed.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
A Cup of Kindness
Venue(s)
General Foods Collection Gallery 1984-02-01 through 1984-05-01