Tazza

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Object Name: 
Tazza
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.957
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.8 cm, D (rim): 9.2 cm; D (foot): 7.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1600-1699
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Tazza. Colorless. Blown, mold-blown; applied. Shallow hemispherical bowl with fire-polished rim and flat base. Second gather applied to base and mold-blown (14 ribs); attached by glue-bit to mold-blown (16 ribs) ball knop; joined by merese and glue-bit to pedestal foot with infolded rim and pontil mark. Lower half of sides of bowl is decorated with spiral trail of colorless glass.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1979