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Object Name: 
Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
58.3.62
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8 cm, W: 17.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1958
Primary Description: 
Colorless, transparent blue and amber lead glasses; blown, controlled air traps. Pointed oval shape, with rounded sides; overall grid pattern of tiny bubbles inside, superimposed on a blue and amber checkerboard pattern; polished flat bottom; inscribed in diamond point: "ORREFORS / KRAKAPU 3366 / Sven Palmquist."
Series: 
"Kraka"
Provenance: 
Fisher Bruce and Company, Source
1957-07-10
The Corning Glass Center (1959) illustrated, p. 21 (center); BIB# 99843
The Corning Glass Center (1958) illustrated, p. 21 (center);
The Corning Glass Center (1958) illustrated, p. 21 (center); BIB# 26395