Ribbed Bowl

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Object Name: 
Ribbed Bowl
Accession Number: 
79.1.39
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.4 cm, Diam (max): 13.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1-99
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale bluish-green glass; mold-blown. Shallow bowl; rim cracked off and ground; wall descends to shoulder in smooth concave curve, then bends inward and descends in convex curve to hollow base; decoration blown in two-piece mold with slight vertical seams visible on rim; on wall, band of 109 vertical ribs extends from shoulder to horizontal rib, shortly above bottom; below this, another horizontal rib; on base, three concentric raised circles with raised dot at center.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23