Handled tazza

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Object Name: 
Handled tazza
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.3.85
Dimensions: 
H: 9 cm, (at top of handles): 10.5 cm; D(rim): 16.75 cm, (foot): 8.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1801-1900
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass with alternating opaque French blue latticinio and aventurine paired spiral canes; free-blown, the expanded canes forming pronounced ribs. Wide flaring shallow conical bowl with cusped rim and small blob of colorless glass at each point; bowl attached by colorless merese to flaring pedestal foot with topfolded rim; applied colorless vermicular or crimped collar at top of pedestal; applied and opposing colorless loop handles with looped end attached on underside of bowl and decorated with gilded pincered trailing or quilling.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D., Source
1950-10-01
Color: 
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