Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Accession Number: 
72.3.11
Dimensions: 
H: 9.1 cm, D(rim): 7.6 cm, (base): 7.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1972
Credit Line: 
Gift of Klaus Moje
Primary Description: 
Colorless; decorated with stains which appear to be various shades of magenta, pink, mauve, gray and pale yellow; blown, rim and base ground, painted with metallic oxides and refired to create stained effect. Cylindrical shape; rim plain; wall vertical, entire wall decorated with overall pattern of adjoining circular motifs, most of which have large central spot and several concentric bands of different colors, some lustrous; flat base, inscribed with diamond point: "MOJE/ 1972? ON MY FIRST/ TRIP TO U.S.S/ AND CORNING/ MARCH 1972/ Klaus Moje" (signature cursive).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Moje, Klaus ((German, b. 1936)), Source