Invasion series no. 118
Invasion series number 118
Artist's title It's hard to be green
Object in the collection of The Corning Museum of Glass, 82.4.21 acquired by the Museum in 1982.
Description in New Glass Review: Blown, cut, lampworked, applied rods.
Description in CMoG glass object database: Chrome green, opal, yellow and white tinted soda lime and phosphate opal glass (from batch); blown, annealed (250 hours to room temperature), cut, ground, polished (by hand); epoxied. Irregular truncated oval shape; inner band of white surrounds hollow caused by blowing; a series of five deep cuts of increasing depth top to bottom on side below the hollow; two tubular canes epoxied into cut groove on side above the hollow; one broad flat surface smooth polished, the other, parallel side, smooth polished with raised L-shape ridge; rounded bottom with oval flat polished base; signed on base "K. Kallen/#118".
Technique: Blown, cut and lampworking.
Image orientation: landscape.
Published in: New Glass Review 4, p. 13, no. 36.
Master slide condition: Scattered residue and scattered scratches.
Slide 1 condition: Good, no marks.
Slide 2 condition: Slight color shift and scattered scratches.
Slide 3 condition: Good, no marks.
Copies in drawer: 3
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