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Overall H: 53.3 cm, W: 44.5 cm, D: 13.5 cm
Not on Display
about 1960
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Gift of Lucartha Kohler
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Colorless glass; molten glass poured in a mold. Solid vertical sculpture with jagged notched outline, one side is flat, the other broad side is deeply modeled with broad intersecting planes creating overall faceted mineral- or crystal-like appearance, at approximate center of sculpture is a rectangular (one short and slightly smaller than the other) opening rotated at a slight angle; sculpture is raised on two large faceted non-matched feet with wide open space in between; overall slightly dimpled and ridged surface from mold, overall pouring lines; slightly concave base with dimpling in center area, small ground areas on edge; damage to both feet; according to registrar's notation, on side near base: "2/9 Öhrstrom".
Kohler, Lucartha, Source
Ohrstrom: Sckulptur
American Swedish Historical Museum 1983-05 through 1983-05