Tumbler with Pearl Diver

Object Name: 
Tumbler with Pearl Diver

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Object Name: 
Tumbler with Pearl Diver
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.878
Dimensions: 
H: 11.1 cm, diam (rim): 9.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
designed in 1938
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, engraved. Ovoid shape, engraved decoration of nude male holding a knife ("pearl diver"); heavy solid base, signed: "Orrefors Lindstrand 24/5.1938".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass in Architecture and Decoration (1961) p. 409, pl. 250, detail; BIB# 27714