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Bowl

Bowl
Title
Bowl
Date 
1750-1775
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 x 6 1/2 in. ( 7.6 x 16.5 cm )
Description 
Opalescent white glass bowl; bowl with flared lip and foot ring with band of painted polychrome decoration consisting of two floral sprays and two birds within two horizontal red lines at rim.
Credit Line 
Gift of Christiana De Peyster Bertram
Object Number 
1935.81
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this was used as a baptismal font by the De Peyster family. Also, the accession records attribute the bowl to Bristol, England.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group