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Overall H: 11.4 cm, W: 16.6 cm
On Display
Web Description: 
The Johns-Manville #475 marbles are a low-melting-point glass material that was supplied by Dominick Labino to the 1962 Toledo Workshop participants. They were widely used during the early years of American studio glass.
Littleton, Harvey K. (American, 1922-2013), Source
H K Littleton / 1965
above base
Primary Description: 
Fiberglas marbles, #475; blown, silver oxide decoration.
Corning Museum of Glass 2011-11-17 through 2013-01-06
West Bridge show at CMoG
Corning Museum of Glass 2005-11-17 through 2006-04-02
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2006-07-12 through 2007-01-06
Masterpieces of American Glass
Museum of Applied Arts 1990-07-27 through 1990-09-02
State Hermitage Museum 1990-09-15 through 1990-10-21
Museum of the State Institute of Glass 1990-11-02 through 1991-01-04
Glass: Virtual, Real (2016) illustrated, p . 23; BIB# 167899
Contemporary Glass Vessels: Selections from the Corning Museum of Glass (2015) illustrated, p. 30, 58-59 (fig. 53, plate 6); BIB# 149403
Remembering the Founder of American Studio Glass (2014) illustrated, p. 16, left; BIB# AI98360
Color Ignited: Glass 1962-2012 (2012) illustrated, p. 95, plate 50, p. 189; BIB# 130144
Past and Present (2012) illustrated, p. 26, top left; BIB# 135030
Treasures from the Corning Museum of Glass 2012 (2011-12) illustrated, p. 4;
In Perspective: Curator's Eye (2011-09) illustrated, p. 98; BIB# AI103338
Harvey K. Littleton: A Life in Glass (2011) illustrated, p. 69; BIB# 127267
Corning Museum of Glass (2009-01) illustrated, pp. 8-9; BIB# 109342
Modern and contemporary art glass (2006) illustrated, slide 26; BIB# 130418
The encyclopedia of modern marbles, spheres & orbs (2005) illustrated, p. 25 fig. 21; BIB# 88983
Plastik sanatlarda cam malzemenin uygulanisi (2003) illustrated, p. 67, fig. 3.26; BIB# 120381
The Sixties: decade of design revolution (1998) p. 218, illus.; BIB# 60887
Treasures from The Corning Museum of Glass (1992) illustrated, p. 128, #127; BIB# 35679
Masterpieces of American Glass (1990) illustrated, pp. 64, 95, pl. 98; BIB# 33046