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Finger bowl

Object Number: 
1939.327
Date: 
1902-1920
Medium: 
Favrile glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. ( 6.4 x 11.4 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on underside of base: "L.C.T. Favrile"
Description: 
Blown Favrile glass finger bowl with gold iridescent finish; round with bulging sides and circular foot; ground pontil mark.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Ferris Simmons
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group