The Sea

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Object Name: 
Dish
Title: 
The Sea
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
91.3.9
Dimensions: 
H: 8.2 cm, D: 27.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1988
Credit Line: 
Gift of Vladimir Muratov
Primary Description: 
Colorless, translucent cobalt and amber lead glass; blown, molded and hot-worked. Low bowl or dish with extremely heavy flared doughnut-shaped wall/rim with outside ridge, small cavity; stepped underside has been molded with flaring ridges then decorated with picked-up short lengths of criss-crossed colored cane on underside of rim and inset cavity walls; slightly concave base consisting of ground and polished pontil; inscribed on base (Cyrillic letters): "rr vc6-xpyctaa6HGIU MYPATOB/ (in center) M (in circle) '88".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Muratov, Vladimir Sergeyevich ((b. 1929)), Source
Russian Glass of the 17th-20th Centuries
Venue(s)
Soviet Academy of Fine Arts 1990 through 1990