Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.38 A
Dimensions: 
(A) H: 17.6 cm, D: 16.9 cm; (B) H: 21.8 cm, D: 20.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1979
Credit Line: 
Gift of Kosta Boda AB
Primary Description: 
Deep purple and sealing wax red tinted glasses; blown. Inverted helmet shape; rounded rim; red tinted thread decoration follows rim and encircles center line of object; rounded base; signed below section of rim resembling 'ear flap': (A) "Monica/Backstrom/ [in script]/178/BODA - 79 UNIK/SWEDEN [in block letters]"; (B) "Monica/Backstrom/UR177/BODA 1979/UNIK/SWEDEN".
Provenance: 
Kosta Boda AB, Source