Notice of Upcoming Content and Access Change

The Museum is working on the future of our online collections access, which will be incrementally released over time. On November 1, 2022, “My Collection” sets will be discontinued and no longer available. If you have “My Collection” sets you wish to preserve, we encourage you to print the sets, save as a PDF, or otherwise make your own copies of important information for your future reference.

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 23.6 cm; D (rim): 9.6 cm, (foot): 10.1 cm
On Display
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown. Tall, bell-shaped bowl; complex stem composed of a merese above a solid rounded disk, a compressed capstan, a large hollow flattened ball knop, a merese, a hollow flattened ball knop, and a capstan; folded conical foot; rough pontil mark; circular paper label printed "HORRIDGE/COLLECTION" and numbered "762" in ink pasted on the underside of the foot.
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Former Collection
Glass Through the Ages (Revised) (1959) pl. 54d; BIB# 65361
Glass Through the Ages (1st Ed.) (1948) pl. 32d; BIB# 18668