Tea Bowl

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Object Name: 
Tea Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.6.36
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6 cm, Diam (max): 10 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1850-1900
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Transparent dark blue non-lead glass; blown, cut, engraved. Hemispherical shape with flared rim; circular cut foot rim of rectangular cross-section; incised reign mark of Ch'ien Lung (Qian Long) in the center of the foot; inscribed in white ink "S2050".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979