"Murrine" (Mosaic) Bowl

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Object Name: 
Murrine (Mosaic) Bowl
Title: 
"Murrine" (Mosaic) Bowl
Accession Number: 
58.3.11
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.2 cm, Diam: 12.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1957
Primary Description: 
Black, white, and colorless glass; fused, blown, and cased. Small cup-shaped bowl with walls tapering slightly from rim to base made of black and white murrine that were fused, blown and then cased in colorless glass; ground base and pontil. No signature.
Inscription: 
VENINI/MURANO/ITALIA
Stamp
Murano Glass in the Twentieth Century
Venue(s)
Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg 1983 through 1983