Tea Bowl

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Object Name: 
Tea Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.6.27
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.4 cm, Diam (max): 10.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1750-1795
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Opaque white and blue-green non-lead glasses; blown, overlay, cameo-carved. Hemispherical shape, with flared rim; blue-green overlay on opaque white; cameo-carved; zig-zag border; carved band on the side, with floral designs alternating with shou symbols; carved petals at the base; carved disk foot with incised reign mark of Ch'ien Lung (Qian Long) within a double square in the center; inscribed "S1838" in dark green paint.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979
Carder and Revivalism
Venue(s)
Rockwell Museum 1985-05-09 through 1985-11-01
 
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23