Small Bowl (Agate ware)

Object Name: 
Small Bowl (Agate ware)

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Object Name: 
Small Bowl (Agate ware)
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
73.6.28
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.5 cm, Diam: 8.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1907-1913
Primary Description: 
Superimposed layers of colorless and opaque yellow glasses, together with an opaque marbleized combination of brown, blue and white glasses; blown. Circular shape; flaring straight walled exterior cut in sixteen slightly curving concave longitudinal planes, cutting exposing underlying colored glasses in a semi-geometric motif repeated around the body of the bowl; around the rim, cut half-diamond shapes expose a colorless casing and underlying yellow glass; adjoining the base, a horizontal running pattern evolves, of loops with center parts; interior cased with soft, opaque greenish yellow glass in which several "stains" developed, rim and base ground; concavely ground pontil area.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Scheufftan, Mr. Kim, Source
1973-11-01