Sphere (witch ball)

Title:
Sphere (witch ball)
Date: 
1830-1880
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 in. ( 15.9 cm )
Description: 
Cobalt blue blown glass sphere(or witch ball) with pontil mark on end.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Irving McKesson
Object Number: 
1934.25
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this is a witch ball. With metal stand that is not original.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group