"Sport Prizes for Weight Lifters"

Title: 
"Sport Prizes for Weight Lifters"

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Object Name: 
3 Part Sculpture
Title: 
"Sport Prizes for Weight Lifters"
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
90.3.38
Dimensions: 
(A) H: 42.5 cm, W: 11.9 x 13 cm; (B) H: 42.4 cm, W: 13.3 x 11.9 cm; (C) H: 42.8 cm, W: 13.1 x 13.5 cm
Location: 
See Individual Records
Date: 
1977
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown into a mold, manipulated, cut. Group of three tall non-identical non-functional vessels that have been thickly blown into rectangular mold; each with a rectangular opening cut and polished flat; each vessel has been twisted while hot, then cut in broad unpolished ridges and spirals; bases have large concave ovoid ground and polished areas; inscribed in script on base concave area of "A" (illegible).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Souizhudozhexport, Source
1989-05-31
New Glass: A Worldwide Survey
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1979 through 1979
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Renwick Gallery
Toledo Museum of Art
New Glass: A Worldwide Survey (1979) illustrated, p. 129, #118; BIB# 20603