Vessel

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Object Name: 
Vessel
Accession Number: 
89.4.23
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.1 cm, W: 19.4 cm, D: 15.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1966
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Robert C. Florian Estate
Web Description: 
In 1964, Fritz founded the well-known glass arts program at San Jose State University.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Florian Estate, Robert C. (American, 1926-1989), Source
Primary Description: 
Vessel. Transparent olive-green and brown non-lead glasses, probably #475 marbles; blown, hot-worked. Bulbous asymmetrical green vessel with extensive trailed decoration, hot-formed leaving several openings on the top, side has been pierced and pushed inside vessel leaving a forked internal "bridge" trail; base ground flat, rough pontil; inscribed in block letters near base: "FRITZ".
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2005-11-17 through 2006-04-02
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2006-07-12 through 2007-01-06