Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
78.4.44
Dimensions: 
H: 10.7 cm, D: 23.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1830
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Blanche E. Robinson
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. Spherical shape with a pattern of "peacock feathers" swelling to one side around upper side; diamond pattern around lower side; sunburst in base; very thick glass.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Robinson, Blanche E., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15
The Glass Industry in Sandwich, vol. 1 (1993) p. 130; BIB# 60027
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 44, #74, pl. 1; BIB# 30457
Recent Important Acquisitions, 21 (1979) illustrated, p. 123, #21; BIB# AI98081
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period 1825-1850 (1954) illustrated, p. 67, frontispiece (top center), #53; BIB# 27822