Fingerbowl

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Object Name: 
Fingerbowl
Accession Number: 
60.2.70 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.5 cm; Rim Diam: 12.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1895
Credit Line: 
Exchange with The Royal Scottish Museum
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale green extremely bubbly glass; blown with gilded decoration. Squat body tapering upwards to spread out again to wide scalloped rim, rough pontil mark on slightly concave base; groups of faint opaque white swirls and gold powder arranged in a haphazard fashion.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Royal Scottish Museum, Source
1960-05-25