Totem

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Totem
Accession Number: 
2007.3.90
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 210.2 cm, W: 50.2 cm, D: 30.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1981
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Ben W. Heineman Sr. Family
Primary Description: 
Transparent smokey grey and transparent blue glass; mold-melted, cut, ground, assembled. Two slender grey pieces of glass that end with tilted half circle shapes at the top with two pieces of blue glass that sit in the gap left by the grey glass, sculpture is held by a pale metal base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Habatat Galleries Inc., Former Collection
1995
Heineman, Ben W. Sr. Family, Source
Color: 
Material: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass
Contemporary Glass Gallery and Changing Exhibitions Gallery
Voices of Contemporary Glass: The Heineman Collection (2009) illustrated, pp. 236-237, pl. 143; BIB# 109983