"Inciso" (Incised) Bowl

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Object Name: 
Inciso (Incised) Bowl
Title: 
"Inciso" (Incised) Bowl
Accession Number: 
58.3.27
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.4 cm, Diam (rim): 19 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1958
Credit Line: 
Gift of Venini
Primary Description: 
Purple and colorless glass; blown, cased, and cut. Wide rim of bowl tapers gradually to base; it is blown of purple glass cased with coloress glass. Entire outer surface wheel-cut in horizontal circular bands (inciso); ground base and pontil. Marked with acid stamp: "venini/murano/ITALIA."
Department: 
Provenance: 
Venini Glassworks, Source
1958
Color: 
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass (1959) illustrated, p. 224, pl. 189; BIB# 27614