4-piece Salad Bowl Set cut in Russian and Pillar Pattern

Object Name: 
4-piece Salad Bowl Set cut in Russian and Pillar Pattern

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Object Name: 
4-piece Salad Bowl Set cut in Russian and Pillar Pattern
Accession Number: 
84.4.58
Dimensions: 
(Aa) H: 13.2 cm, D: 16.4 cm; (Ab) H: 8.7 cm, D: 15.3 cm; (B) L: 28.6 cm, W: 4.8 cm (C) L: 28.7 cm, W: 4.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1890
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John C. Huntington, Jr.
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown and heavily cut. (Aa) Seven lobed circular bowl with scalloped top edge, heavily cut in Russian and Pillars pattern with vertical lines separating the seven convex sections; hobstar in base. (Ab) is donut shaped stand with four feet into which the base fits; the outside of the ring is cut in Russian pattern; (B,C) is a pair of silver salad servers (fork and spoon) with ovoid glass handles cut in Russian pattern; silver is marked "GORHAM CO" with an anchor.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Russian and Pillars
Provenance: 
Huntington, John C., Jr., Source
Huntington, Mrs. John C., Jr., Source
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Masterpieces of American Glass
Venue(s)
Museum of Applied Arts 1990-07-27 through 1990-09-02
State Hermitage Museum 1990-09-15 through 1990-10-21
Museum of the State Institute of Glass 1990-11-02 through 1991-01-04