Saturno I

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Saturno I
Accession Number: 
2000.4.54
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.6 cm, Diam: 37.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1998
Credit Line: 
Gift of Steuben Glass, Inc.
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, cut, polished, acid-etched. "Incalmo", flared ring; battuto cutting. Central spherical shape with opening at bottom of base, horizontal ring at equator with cut surface; textured like hammering. Stylized Saturn with ring.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
2000-12-22
Inscription: 
Steuben 1998 / L. Tagliapetra
signature
edge of ring on underside in script
Lino Tagliapietra in Retrospect: A Modern Renaissance in Italian Glass
Venue(s)
Museum of Glass: International Center for Contemporary Art 2008-02-23 through 2008-08-24