Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
70.3.65
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.15 cm, Rim Diam: 5.85 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1969
Primary Description: 
Colorless; decorated with stains and appliqués which appear to be translucent lustrous greenish copper and opaque very pale mauve with slight iridescence; blown with rim and base ground; painted with metallic oxides, some mixed with a fritty substance, and refired to create stained effect. Cylindrical shaped, rim plain, wall vertical, base flat. Entire wall decorated with irregular band of pitted and rather lumpy pale mauve with vertical streaks of dull greenish copper, some of which is in relief, all on greenish copper background. Inscribed on edge of base with diamond point: "MOJE 69 MADE IN GERMANY".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Moje, Klaus ((German, b. 1936)), Source
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2005-11-17 through 2006-04-02
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2006-07-12 through 2007-01-06