Sun, Wind & Sky

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Object Name: 
Perfume Bottle with Stopper
Title: 
Sun, Wind & Sky
Accession Number: 
86.4.89
Dimensions: 
(a&b) H: 9.3 cm, D: 7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1986
Primary Description: 
Perfume Bottle with Stopper, "Sun, Wine & Sky". Colorless non-lead glass with transparent yellow, pink and blue threading; blown, furnace-worked and cased, cut. (a) Narrow top opening surrounded by small low dome which sits atop sphere with small interior necked bubble (neck abraded); parison decorated with fine yellow threading, then thickly cased in colorless threaded with pink, thickly cased again in colorless and threaded with blue; three sides cut away and polished; base ground flat and polished; no pontil; signed and dated on bottom of base "Michael David/Kit Karbler/78639" (7=7th month, 86=year, 39=piece). (b) Colorless stopper topped with knop with three cut sides, stem abraded.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Blake Street Glass, Source
1986-04-24
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2006-11-16 through 2007-03-18
West Bridge Exhibit
American Crafts in Iceland
Venue(s)
Kjarualsstadir Museum 1983 through 1983
 
Modern and contemporary art glass (2006) illustrated, slide 51 (left); BIB# 130418