Tazza Bowl with Portrait of Isaac Newton

Object Name: 
Tazza Bowl with Portrait of Isaac Newton

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Object Name: 
Tazza Bowl with Portrait of Isaac Newton
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Overall Diam: 23.5 cm
On Display
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Juliette K. Rakow; from The Cameo Glass Collection of Leonard S. Rakow and Juliette K. Rakow
Primary Description: 
Transparent cobalt blue galss with opaque white overlay. Portrait of Isaac Newton representing "Science" in the Science, Art, and Literature Series.
Rakow Estate, Juliette K. (Mrs. Leonard S.) (d. 1992), Source
J.Northwood, 1878
Signature and date
English Cameo Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1994) illustrated, pp. 7, 23, 60, fig. 17; BIB# 35913
Important Acquisitions from the Rakow Collection (1993) illustrated, p. 139, #3, left; BIB# AI32225
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1992 (1993) illustrated, p. 4, left; BIB# AI96377
Cameo Glass: Masterpieces from 2000 Years of Glassmaking (1982) illustrated, p. 60, left, p. 109, #39; BIB# 30609