Deep Blue Gilded Bowl

Object Name: 
Deep Blue Gilded Bowl

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Object Name: 
Deep Blue Gilded Bowl
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
58.2.1
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.3 cm; Rim Diam: 11.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1790-1799
Primary Description: 
Transparent deep blue glass with few minute bubbles; blown and gilded. Hemispherical bowl with flattened base having ground pontil mark; along rim a key-fret frieze, at base the signature: "I. Jacobs Bristol".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Robinson, James, Former Collection
1958-02-17
Robinson & Co., Source
1958-02-17
Material: 
Inscription: 
I. Jacobs Bristol
Signature
at base
English and Irish Glass (1968) fig. 4; BIB# 27197