Friendship and Cooperation

Title: 
Friendship and Cooperation

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Title: 
Friendship and Cooperation
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
88.3.37
Dimensions: 
H: 12.7 cm, D: 22 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1988
Credit Line: 
Gift of Fidall Ibragimov
Primary Description: 
Transparent light blue (almost colorless), translucent cobalt, red, opaque white soda-lime glasses; blown into a mold, sandblasted "pick-up" decoration, cut rim, polished. Low wide bowl with flat, cut quatrefoil rim; lower half of walls and base decorated with designs of color layered in various orders; motif consists of central full-length figure of a glassblower in sandblasted white overlaid with cobalt; figure flanked on right side globular shape topping an abstracted Soviet national flag, topping the letters CCCP, topping another globular shape; figures left side flanked with globular shape, topping U.S. national flag, topping the letters USA, topping another globular shape; base is rounded, no foot, no pontil; inscribed on base: "Moscow/USSR/Ibragimov (in script)/88".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Ibragimov, Fidall ((b. 1938)), Source
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1988 (1989) p. 7;