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Bowl

Bowl
Title
Bowl
Date 
1970
Medium 
Glass, gold
Dimensions 
3 1/4 x 13 1/2 in. diameter
Description 
A smokey gray transparent glass commemorative bowl, with a gold inside band just below the rim the reads "Wool Associates- 100th Anniversary Of The New York Cotton Exchange- Citrus Associates/ 1870-1970". The founding of the New York Cotton Exchange in 1870 marked the end of the factorage system for marketing America's most important 19th-century domestic crop and the beginning of today's futures trading system for buying and selling all commodities.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.3470
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group