Christmas Ornament

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Object Name: 
Christmas Ornament
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
61.3.222 B
(A) H: 10.2 cm; (B) H: 11.4 cm; (C) H: 11.2 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; lampworked. Symmetrical three-dimensional shape consisting of hollow sphere, from which radiate twelve equidistant, almost identical, elongated, hollow projections, each slightly bulbous at inner end; eleven of these taper almost to point, while twelfth terminates in loop for suspension.
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass (1959) illustrated, p. 301, pl. 268; BIB# 27614