Bowl

Object Number: 
1961.407
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
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group