Honeycomb Bowl

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Object Name: 
Honeycomb Bowl
Accession Number: 
79.1.187
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.8 cm; Rim Diam: 11 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
300-399
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Transparent yellowish green bubbly glass; mold blown. Conical bowl or cup with rounded bottom, slightly curving side and out-turned rim. Entire vessel apart from rim is covered with a "honeycomb" lattice of adjoining hexagons in low relief, smaller and deeper at top, larger and shallower on base. The pattern also appears, but faintly on interior. No pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
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