Parrot

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Object Name: 
Parrot
Accession Number: 
53.3.61
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 40 cm; Base Diam: 9.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1953
Primary Description: 
Colorless, opaque white, and opaque multicolored glasses; blown and hot-worked, with applied parts and with imbedded "fenicio" canes. Conical clear stand with slightly concave base with rough pontil mark, decorated with a network of opaque white threads, erect sitting opaque white parrot with multicolored scale-like feathers, and applied red comb, yellow beak, black eyes and yellow claws; the tail feathers are separated from each other through manipulating.
Provenance: 
Jensen, Georg, Source
1953