Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
61.3.343 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.3 cm, Diam (max): 6.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1958
Credit Line: 
Gift of Gullaskrufs Glasbruk AB
Primary Description: 
Pale blue tinted glass; mold-blown. Cylindrical shape; waisted at center (with shorter radius below waist than above); rounded rim; flattened, slightly concave base; signed in upper case letters around base "KB58 105 DESIGN KJELL BLOMBERG TUMBLER" and in script "Gullaskrufs/Sweden".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Gullaskrufs Glasbruk AB, Source
1961-07-17
Technique: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2003-09-22 through 2004-03-01
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2004-06-17 through 2004-10-03
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass (1959) illustrated, p. 274, pl. 239; BIB# 27614