Ribbed Bowl

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Object Name: 
Ribbed Bowl
Accession Number: 
52.1.79
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.8 cm, Rim Diam: 11.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-99
Primary Description: 
Ribbed Bowl. Colorless glass with gray tinge and amethyst streaks, bubbly somewhat pitted surface, area on interior retains highly iridescent patches; mold-pressed, tooled, lathe-cut and polished. Rim rounded by reheating bends down into deep vessel with almost straight sides, twenty ribs on exterior, wide wheel-cut groove below rim on interior, two more shallow grooves divide bowl approximately in half.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sobernheim, Former Collection
Stack's Galleries, Source
1952-04-29
Category: 
VENINI - Glass and Design in a World Perspective
Venue(s)
Mingei International Museum 2001-07-05 through 2002-01-31
East Side Winter Antiques Show
Venue(s)
Park Avenue Armory
 
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) illustrated, pp. 155-156, #332, pl. 40; BIB# 29547