Bigler Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bigler Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.4.434
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.25 cm; Rim Diam: 17 cm; Base Diam: 9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
probably 1840-1849
Primary Description: 
Bigler Bowl. Thick glass, vaseline or greenish canary-yellow; pressed; circular form, concave sides with (eight) round-top sunken panels and (eight) blade-flutes alternating, narrow flat rim; flat base with sunburst (rays, four lengths, to plain dot) on bottom.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Bigler
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 246, #962; BIB# 30457