Reclining Plumb Bobs

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Object Name: 
2 Sculptures
Title: 
Reclining Plumb Bobs
Accession Number: 
2010.6.21
Dimensions: 
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Location: 
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Date: 
2009
Credit Line: 
Gift in part of Dr. G. J. Mount
Primary Description: 
(Aa) Glass; fused and blown granulare murrine, acid-etched. Slightly squat pink fading to white sphere with raised green dots made of lead shot overall. Surface acid-etched to produce matte finish. Long carved light pink cone fixed to one end of sphere; very light pink carved waisted cylinder with small hole drilled in top fixed to opposite end of sphere. (Ab) Rectangular dark blue hand-dyed fabric pillow filled with heavy bead-like substance. (Ba) Glass; fused and blown granulare murrine. Pink ovoid shape with raised orange dots made of lead shot overall. Light pink carved cone fixed to one end of glass; very light pink carved waisted cylinder fixed to opposite end of sphere. (Bb) Rectangular black hand-dyed striped fabric pillow filled with heavy bead-like substance.
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