It's Hard to be Green

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
It's Hard to be Green
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
82.4.21
Dimensions: 
H: 15 cm, L: 18.1 cm, W: 6.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1982
Primary Description: 
Chrome green, opal, yellow and white tinted soda lime and phosphate opal glass (from batch); blown, annealed (250 hours to room temperature), cut, ground, polished (by hand); epoxied. Irregular truncated oval shape; inner band of white surrounds hollow caused by blowing; a series of five deep cuts of increasing depth top to bottom on side below the hollow; two tubular canes epoxied into cut groove on side above the hollow; one broad flat surface smooth polished, the other, parallel side, smooth polished with raised L-shape ridge; rounded bottom with oval flat polished base; signed on base "K. Kallen/#118".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Heller Gallery, Source
1982-06-22
Inscription: 
K. Kallen/#118
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