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