Double Sand-Glass

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Object Name: 
Double Sand-Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2008.3.40
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 24 cm, W: 6 cm, D: 5.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
2005
Credit Line: 
Anonymous Donor
Primary Description: 
Colorless borosilicate glass; Flame-worked; Metal and silver plate; hot-worked and assembled; Sand. Cylindrical hour-glass has flared and worked rims at either end. Body contains a separate container divided into three sections which contains sand. Decorated with applied metal at each end, which is connected by a wire that is wrapped at both ends and spirals at middle.
Provenance: 
Anonymous Source
2008-09-22
Inscription: 
Laurentiu Anghelache ('97?)
signature
engraved side middle