Fish

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Object Name: 
Fish
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
61.3.294 B
Dimensions: 
(A) H (max.): 38.2 cm, D (base): 8.7 cm; (B) H: 27.4 cm, D (base): 8.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1958
Credit Line: 
Gift of Salviati & C.
Primary Description: 
Transparent pink, blue and colorless glass; blown. Elongated, curved flat shape; "Y" shape tail area, unsymmetrical "Y" shape mouth area; indentations indicate eye areas; attached at "mid-belly" area; scratch-engraved with inscription: "SALVIATI & C. VENEZIA".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Salviati, Source
1961-07-06
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass (1959) illustrated, p. 217, pl. 181; BIB# 27614