Miniature Bowl

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Object Name: 
Miniature Bowl
Accession Number: 
50.3.75
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.3 cm; Rim Diam (max): 6 cm; Foot Diam (max): 4.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1700-1799
Primary Description: 
Miniature Bowl. Colorless non-lead glass of grayish cast; free-blown, tooled and engraved. Hemispherical bowl with tooled gadroon-ribs on cup-like case around lower half, and cone-like knob inside, applied sloping circular foot with small rough pontil mark; crudely engraved large oval between stylized leaves, on sides above ribbing and between applied semi-ear shaped handles with curled ends.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D. (1892-1968), Source
1950-10-01
Material: