Ocean Fireworks

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Title: 
Ocean Fireworks
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
93.3.16
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.4 cm, Diam (max): 18 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1991
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nordic Art Glass
Primary Description: 
Colorless semi-lead (6%) glass with transparent and almost opaque polychrome decoration; blown with graal decoration. Slightly flattened spherical vessel with narrow opaque red-orange wrap; colorless background overlaid with broad translucent areas of pink, cobalt and yellow; overall internal abstract decoration, upper 3/4 of vessel has striations of opaque red-orange and yellow spiraling up from base, lines are punctuated by two large opaque red/-orange ovals with cobalt centers on opposite walls; lowest section of threading; ground and polished base and pontil; inscribed in script on base: "Berit Johansson 1991 Unik Sjöhyttan".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Nordic Art Glass, Source
1993
Technique: 
Material: 
Title Unknown (NK Department Store)
Venue(s)
NK Department Store 1992 through 1992