Covered Bowl

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Object Name: 
Covered Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
73.2.3
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.2 cm; Rim Diam: 12.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1760-1780
Primary Description: 
Colorless, lead glass; blown. (a) Cylindrical shape; flat base with polished pontil mark on the underside. (b) Baluster-shape finial with double row of air bubbles, set on two thin disks; applied to domed cover, folded flange, inset cylindrical rim; rough pontil mark on underside of lid, under final.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Loring, Mrs. William Cushing, Source
1973-06-08