Trick Glass in the Form of Bagpipes

Object Name: 
Trick Glass in the Form of Bagpipes

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Object Name: 
Trick Glass in the Form of Bagpipes
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
64.3.87
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 23.2 cm, W: 12.8 cm; Base Th: 7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1650-1750
Primary Description: 
Colorless, transparent dark blue non-lead glasses; optic-blown, pattern-molded, trailed, milled; applied decoration. Ovoid body, with long, tapered neck curved downward, to one side; trailed, milled band around the body; trailed spiral band around the neck; four blue pads on the neck and trailed blue rim; applied, conical projection on one side of the body; drawn neck, with two applied, ribbed tubes, each with trailed spiral threads and trailed blue rims; trailed foot ring; concave base with rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Davis, Cecil, Source
1964
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2007-04-01 through 2007-10-21
West Bridge Show; traveling to The Gallery at Steuben in 2008 (cancelled 6-2008)