Sculpture

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Accession Number: 
90.3.52
Dimensions: 
a) H: 11.5 cm, W: 15.7 cm, L: 18.7 cm; b) H: 6.2 cm, Diam: 7.1 cm, L: 11.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1986
Credit Line: 
Gift in part of Mr. and Mrs. Donald Wiiken
Primary Description: 
Colorless and Alexandrite optical and dichroic glasses; cast, cut, polished. Sculpture in two parts: larger colorless solid hemisphere resting on curved base; top surface has been cut and polished into six facets (two equal opposite quarters, four equal eighths); second smaller solid teardrop shaped amethyst section, pointed end cut and polished with two large half heart-shaped facets; inscribed in script near edge of one faceted plane on colorless section: "Klein 86".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Wiiken, Mrs. Donald, Former Collection
1990
Wiiken, Donald, Former Collection
1990
Color: 
Material: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass
Sculpture Gallery