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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Untitled
Accession Number: 
70.4.98
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.6 cm, W: 21 cm, Diam (max): 7.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1967
Credit Line: 
Gift of the artist
Primary Description: 
Sculpture. Pale and deep purple-blue tinted bubbly glass with bubble inclusions; shaped hot. Irregular flattened ovoid shape comes to rounded point at top; deep purple-blue glass at center surrounded by three glass enclosed air bubbles on one side and one large air bubble on opposite side that breaks through surface forming oval shape opening with smooth edges; encased in pale purple-blue tinted glass; polished base, signed (stipple engraved?) "Andre Billeci"; rectangular paper label in washed out ink appears to read in part: "ANDRE...A #211 R.../N.F.S.".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Billeci, Andre ((American, 1933-2011)), Source
Color: 
Material: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2005-11-17 through 2006-04-02
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2006-07-12 through 2007-01-06