4-piece Salad Bowl Set cut in "Russian and Pillars" Pattern

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

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Object Name: 
4-piece Salad Bowl Set cut in "Russian and Pillars" Pattern
Accession Number: 
84.4.58
Dimensions: 
See Individual Records
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1890
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John C. Huntington, Jr.
Primary Description: 
4-piece Salad Bowl Set cut in Russian and Pillar Pattern. 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
1984-08-24
Huntington, Mrs. John C., Jr., Source
1984-08-24
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
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
World's Columbian Exposition
 
The American Cut Glass Industry and T.G. Hawkes (1996-09) illustrated, p. 3;
The American Cut Glass Industry and T. G. Hawkes (1996) p. 3;
The American Cut Glass Industry: T. G. Hawkes and His Competitors (1996) illustrated, p. 51, #2-14; BIB# 36646
The Cutting Edge: 200 Years of Crystal (1992) p. 154; BIB# 35042
The Cutting Edge: 200 Years of Crystal (Brochure) (1992) illustrated, p. 11; BIB# 35107
American Brilliant-Style Cut Glass (1991-06) cover ill.;
Masterpieces of American Glass (1990) illustrated, pp. 42, 94, pl. 67; BIB# 33046
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1984 (1985) p. 6;
Recent Important Acquisitions, 27 (1985) p. 103, #24; BIB# AI15253
The Complete Cut and Engraved Glass of Corning (1979) illustrated, ill. 159, 134, pp. 67, 63; BIB# 28811