Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.

Bowl

Object Number: 
1961.406
Date: 
1810-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 6 in. ( 3.2 x 15.2 cm )
Description: 
Colorless lead glass bowl blown in a three-part mold, possibly a tumbler mold, and expanded outward; with sheared rim folded to the outside, panels of diamond patterning alternating with panels with ribs radiating from a central rectangle on sides, vertical 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