Bowl within a bowl

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Object Name: 
Caged bowl
Title: 
Bowl within a bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
86.4.96
Dimensions: 
H: 19.4 cm, D (max.): 18.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1986
Primary Description: 
Emerald green lead glass; cire perdue mold, cast with crushed glass, cleaned, ground and acid-polished. Thick, deep inner bowl is surrounded by an open-work "cage" of alternating large and small open areas with scrolled tracery topped by a fleur-de- lis; "cage" is joined to bowl by a short strut running from base of bowl to solid, narrow, tapered base of cage; base and rim ground and polished flat; exterior acid-polished; inscribed on foot "Roland Scott 1986".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Scott, Rolanda I. (American, 1951-2010), Source
1986-05-04
Color: 
Inscription: 
Rolanda Scott 86
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