Large Bowl

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Large Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
61.3.277
Dimensions: 
D: 52.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1958
Primary Description: 
Colorless, transparent pale grey-blue, amethyst non-lead glasses; blown. Very large, heavy half-ovoid shape, with ground and polished rim; walls blend from blue-gray at top, to heavy base containing narrow band of amethyst, then thick layer of colorless with amber cast; oval base ground and polished flat; inscribed in script on base; "Seguso/Flavio Poli".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Seguso Vetri d'Arte Glassworks, Source
1961-10-11
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1959 through 1959
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass (1959) illustrated, p. 218, pl. 182; BIB# 27614