Mysterious Egg

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Mysterious Egg
Accession Number: 
2005.3.4
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 29.8 cm, Diam: 22.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
2004
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass, cut, acid-etched; coated mirror, black basalt. Large egg shaped sculpture. The top and bottom of the egg are made from black basalt, while the body of the egg is made of panels of acid-etched glass with reflective mirror behind.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Mares, Jan ((Czech, 1953-2005)), Former Collection
2005-03-17
Color: 
Inscription: 
Jan Mares 04
Signature and date
Engraved Lower corner of glass. in script
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass
Sculpture Gallery
New Glass Review, 27 (2006) illustrated, p. 116;
The Gather (2005) p. 13;