Tektite Meteorite Goblet

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Title: 
Tektite Meteorite Goblet
Accession Number: 
2010.4.21
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 22.8 cm, W: 11.5 cm, D: 10.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1992
Primary Description: 
Translucent white and opaque purple, blue, white, and black glass swirled together; blown, hot-worked, and iridized. Large goblet with iridized white cup that looks like it has been formed and held by swirling natural lava glass formations.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Simpson, Josh ((American, b. 1949)), Source
2006-10-10
Material: 
Inscription: 
Simpson
signature
Engraved On side of bowl of goblet in script
25 Years of New Glass Review (2005) illustrated, p. 51; BIB# 90624
New Glass Review, 14 (1993) illustrated, p. 27;