"Smashed Fragments" Bowl Prototype
United States, FL, Miami
glassblowing, applied decoration
Overall H: 9.9 cm, Diam: 20.2 cm
A bubble of colorless glass was blown inside a blue glass form. The glass was allowed to cool slightly, and then the outer layer of blue glass was smashed with a chain held in the gloved hands of the gaffer. The piece was then reheated and shaped.