Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Accession Number: 
79.1.194
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.7 cm; Rim Diam: 11.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Bowl. Transparent very pale green, with opaque or translucent white, brown, green, and pink trails. Blown; applied, dragged, and marvered. Roughly hemispherical, but lopsided. Rim plain and rounded; wall tapers slightly, but descends almost vertically, then curves down and in; base convex; pontil mark (W. 1.2 cm). Decorated with trails of white, brown, green, and pink, which were applied near base and wound spirally, then dragged upward nine times to form vertical rows of very irregular adjoining festoons.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hearst, William Randolph, Former Collection
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Former Collection
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
L.1277.52
inscription
base red enamel
VENINI - Glass and Design in a World Perspective
Venue(s)
Mingei International Museum 2001-07-05 through 2002-01-31
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23