Crown Milano Bowl on Stand

Object Name: 
Crown Milano Bowl on Stand

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Object Name: 
Crown Milano Bowl on Stand
Accession Number: 
63.4.121
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 25.4 cm, W: 45.5 cm, L: 43.7 cm; (a) Bowl W: 20.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1891-1895
Credit Line: 
Gift of Fletcher Ford and Mrs. Sally Recker in memory of Lola Kincaid Ford
Primary Description: 
Opaque white glass; enamel decoration; blown. Square shape; rim tooled into leaf forms and gilded; exterior enameled yellow with pattern of flowers and scrolls in orange, yellow and gilding; tooled flat base; polished pontil mark with crown over "CM/37" on base. Stand signed "PAIRPOINT MF’G CO [diamond with P in center] QUADRUPLE / PLATE / 2262". Stand: round platform for bowl; two twisted handles, each with a bird perched on the end; a round base decorated with marine life and four feet.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Recker, Mrs. Sally, Source
1963-09-26
Ford, Fletcher, Source
1963-09-26
Ford, Lola Kincaid, Former Collection
Inscription: 
CM/37
inscription
(a) Base of Bowl
PAIRPOINT MF’G CO [diamond with P in center] QUADRUPLE / PLATE / 2262
inscription
Engraved (b) Base of stand