Comet Footed Bowl

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Object Name: 
Comet Footed Bowl
Accession Number: 
50.4.379
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12 cm; Rim Diam: 26.5 cm; Foot Diam: 11.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1860-1870
Primary Description: 
Comet Footed Bowl. Lead glass, colorless; pressed in two parts; shallow circular bowl, sides curving to broad scalloped upright rim, wide Horn o'Plenty band around flat concentric-ring center; attached by heavy merese to domed foot with circle of alternate bull's eye and diamond-disc on underside.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 259, #1020; BIB# 30457
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 259, #1020; BIB# 30457