Sea Lion

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Object Name: 
Sea Lion
Accession Number: 
89.4.164
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.1 cm, W: 11.5 cm, L: 15.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1965
Credit Line: 
Gift of Steuben Glass
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; tooled. Sculpture of a sea lion balancing a ball on its nose. The body, head and hind legs are formed from one piece of glass. The two front flippers, one pointing forward, one backward are applied separately. The two hind legs are formed by dividing the extension of the body into two halves, and folding them under and away from the body.
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Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
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