Pilchuck Basket

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Object Name: 
Vessel
Title: 
Pilchuck Basket
Accession Number: 
2012.4.160
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.1 cm, Diam (max): 15.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1980
Credit Line: 
Gift of Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser
Primary Description: 
Vessel, "Pilchuck Basket". Translucent brownish orange, blue, brown, black, and white glass; blown, hot-applied cane drawing. Roughly cylindrical vessel of brownish orange glass. Applied blue and white trail to rim. Wall decorated with drawing resembling a brown spider with brown/white dots and long brown "legs". Pinched base.
Provenance: 
Greenberg, Daniel, Source
2012-12-31
Steinhauser, Susan, Source
2012-12-31
Christie's, NY, Former Collection
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Chihuly / 1980
signature
Engraved on base in script