Crucifix

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Object Name: 
Crucifix
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
58.3.148
Dimensions: 
H: 28 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1958
Credit Line: 
Gift of Val Saint Lambert
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; cast, cut. Tall, flat shape, representing a stylized Crucifixion of Christ; the arms outstretched and curving, the head an oval, tilted slightly to the left; the body formed of a slightly raised section, with raised chest and feet; the shaft of the cross sloping slightly outward toward the base; flared, paneled, six-sided foot, flat at the back; the bottom polished flat; inscribed (abraded script) "Val St. Lambert" on the back, at the base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Val Saint Lambert, Source
1994-07-28
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1959 through 1959