Counterspin

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Counterspin
Accession Number: 
2003.4.8
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.3 cm, W: 28.3 cm, D: 27.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1999
Credit Line: 
Gift of Barry Friedman Ltd., New York
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; Blown, sandblasted; electrofomed copper. "Top" shaped vessel, narrow at top, wide through mid-body then narrow at bottom. Glass cut at rim, looks like claws jutting out of copper. Glass cut in center to look almost as if object were spinning, copper on bottom half.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Barry Friedman Ltd., Former Collection
2003-01-20
Color: 
Inscription: 
Paul S. '99
Signature and date
Engraved On bottom