Islands

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Title: 
Islands
Accession Number: 
86.6.4
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15 cm, Diam: 17.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1985
Primary Description: 
Transparent deep blue, aqua, emerald green and colorless non- lead glasses; blown, with hot applications. Deep rounded bowl of dark blue blending with aqua in upper quarter; rim edged with a wrap of colorless which is in turn topped with six non- connected low, irregular areas of deep green representing islands; base tapers to narrow foot, ground and polished flat, ground pontil; inscribed in script on base: "Shinichi Muro".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Muro, Shinichi (Japanese, b. 1945), Source
1986-04-02
Inscription: 
Shinichi Muro
signature
base
From Summer Sea
Venue(s)
Takashimaya Department Store Gallery 1985 through 1985
New Glass Review, 7 (1986) illustrated, p. 22, pl. 61;
Recent Acquisitions: Corning (New Work) (1986) p. 38;