Winged Machine Tower

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Winged Machine Tower
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
74.4.182
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 52 cm, Diam (base): 13 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1974
Primary Description: 
Transparent brownish-amber, medium blue non-lead glass with applied silver nitrate decoration and polished aluminum; blown, mold-blown, pattern molded, fabricated. Totem shape, flat alternating tooled arching rows of amber and silver nitrate decorated glass with two angularly opposed perpendicular tooled projections; cone shape; square shape with downward protruding corners; cube-shape with pattern molded sides; disc shape; inverted cone-shape; square shape with downward protruding corners; cube-shape with pattern molded sides; square shape with upward protruding corners; low profile conical-shape; disc-shape; square-shape with downward protruding corners; cube-shape with pattern molded sides; square-shape with upward protruding corners; cylindrical polished aluminum base with low profile cylindrical base area; marked on base: "WINGED MACHINE TOWER"; marked on side of base: "David R. Huchthausen - 1974".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Huchthausen, David R. (American, b. 1951), Source
1974-11-25
Material: