Via Col Vento (Way of the Wind)

Title: 
Via Col Vento (Way of the Wind)

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Object Name: 
Pitcher
Title: 
Via Col Vento (Way of the Wind)
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
89.3.30
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 40.3 cm, W: 20.6 cm; Rim Diam: 12.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1988
Credit Line: 
Purchased with donated funds from Mrs. Donald Wiiken
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; mold-blown in two molds, foot and body assembled with hot bit, diamond sawn, polished. Thin-walled vessel with body in flattened conical shape tapering to a sharp base, flattened walls extended on one edge in two scalloped tiers extending down side of bowl in imitation of a woman's flowing skirt (upside down); narrow base of bowl attached hot to a thick patty that is, in turn, joined cold to avoid, hollow, domed foot and set asymmetrically at highest point of foot; lip and base edges are sawn, ground and polished; no pontil; unsigned.
Department: 
Provenance: 
J. & L. Lobmeyr (Vienna, Austria), Source
1989-07-11
Wiiken, Mrs. Donald, Source
1989-07-11