Totemic vessels [slide].

Author/Artist: 
Dowler, David, 1944-
Publisher: 
[Corning, NY], 1982.
Description: 
glass ; 37.5 cm. x 9 cm.
Juror: 
Buechner, Thomas S.
Warmus, William.
Technique: 
blown
cut
Other Authors: 
Buechner, Thomas S. juror
Warmus, William. juror
Greenberg, Clement, 1909- juror
Steuben Glass, inc. manufacturer/owner
Bib ID: 
99192
Notes: 
Master slide condition: Scattered residue.
Slide 1 condition: Slight color shift and horizontal scratches.
Slide 2 condition: Slight color shift and scattered residue.
Slide 3 condition: Slight burn out, horizontal scratch and scattered residue.
Copies in drawer: 3
Published in: New Glass Review 4, p. 9, no. 17.
Slide is property of The Corning Museum of Glass. Copyright for image held by artist. CMoG has a license to "reproduce and sell on the Museum's behalf, and without compensation to the artist, slides, postcard, microfiche, or photographs of my objects selected for New Glass Review 4." Rights and Reproductions Manager.
Object in the collection of The Corning Museum of Glass, 86.4.30 acquired by the Museum in 1986.
Description in New Glass Review: Hot worked, cased mica dust, cut.
Description in CMoG glass object database: (Vase) Colorless lead glass; blown, tooled, assembled hot. Vertical in four sections; top section of vase consists of deep, narrow, straight-sided cylinder with fire-polished rim, rounded base attached to short, solid, cylindrical section, attached to the center of rounded portion of a hemisphere, in turn attached to a solid, tall, conical section with narrow top; solid base ground flat and polished; signed on base "D ][ 82 Sample Steuben". (Vase) Colorless lead glass; blown, tooled, assembled hot. Vertical in three sections; tall, narrow cylinder with fire-polished rim and rounded base; joined to small solid sphere; joined to a short open cylinder with rounded shoulder and overall mica dust inclusions; base is open, ground flat and polished; signed on base "D ][ Sample 82 Steuben". (Vase) Colorless lead glass; blown, tooled, assembled hot, cut and polished. Vertical in three sections; tall, straight-sided cylinder with fire-polished rim has thick base with raised convex protrusion into interior; second section is a sphere with overall mica dust inclusions fitting into base of upper section, on opposite outer sides of sphere, small, round sections have been cut away and polished; sphere sits atop short, solid, truncated conical sections; base ground flat and polished; signed on base "D ][ 82 Sample Steuben". (Compote) Lead glass; blown, tooled, assembled hot. Vertical in four sections; upper section consists of wide, flaring, shallow, conical bowl with fire-polished rim; joined to long, straight, columnar stem with overall mica dust inclusions; joined to small sphere; joined to base of wide, solid, conical section tapering at the top; base ground flat and polished.
Technique: Blown and cut.
Type: Vases.
Image orientation: landscape.
Series: 
New Glass Review 4 ; entry no. 34.1
New Glass Review winner ; NGR 4 no. 17
Object/Material Note: 
Image of CMoG object: 86.4.30