Crystal Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Title: 
Crystal Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
78.6.9
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.9 cm, W: 22 cm, D: 21.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1976
Primary Description: 
Transparent bright yellow glass, almost bubble-free; mold-spun, cut, ground and polished. Dish or tray: square, with concave upper surface and raised corners. Rim slightly beveled; vertical sides, with lower part of corners cut in triangular facets; flat, octagonal base. Wheel-cut decoration on base and triangular facets; flat, octagonal base. Wheel-cut decoration on base and triangular facets; on base, gridiron arrangement of twenty-two straight, parallel cuts intersected at right angles by twenty-one straight, parallel cuts; on each facet, five straight, parallel cuts perpendicular to base. Engraved or acid-stamped signature near bottom of one facet: single Japanese character.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hoya Corporation, Source
1978-12-28
New Glass: A Worldwide Survey
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1979 through 1979
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Renwick Gallery
Toledo Museum of Art
New Glass: A Worldwide Survey (1979) illustrated, p. 120, #107; BIB# 20603