Tazza

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Object Name: 
Tazza
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.131
Dimensions: 
H: 18.9 cm; D (rim): 21.4 cm, (base): 14.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1901-1953
Credit Line: 
Gift of the artist
Primary Description: 
Transparent deep blue glass; free-blown, gilded and enameled. High pedestal foot with thickened rim and rough pontil mark, high-walled bowl with flaring rim; gilded scrolls and floral motifs on foot, bottom of bowl and below rim, on the bowl two portrait-medallions of a man and a woman in between a frieze showing bathing and horseback-riding women.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Barovier, Ercole (Italian, 1889-1974), Source