Bowl

Bowl
Title
Bowl
Date 
1810-1840
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 4 5/8 in. ( 4.4 x 11.7 cm )
Description 
Colorless lead glass bowl blown in a three-part mold, possibly a tumbler mold, and tooled into rounded shape; with sheared rim folded to the outside, panels of diamond patterning alternating with panels with ribs radiating from central diamond on sides, two bands of diagonal ribbing on edge of base, and radiating ribs surrounding pontil mark.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Object Number 
1961.407
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group