Agata Bowl

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Object Name: 
Agata Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
H: 6.4 cm, D(top): 7.3 cm
Not on Display
about 1887-1888
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Florence Bushee
Primary Description: 
Pink shading to dark pink glass; free-blown. Circular shape; plain rim; straight neck; bulbous lower body; two applied, pale pink ear-shaped handles on sides; polished pontil mark on base; color is dark pink at top shading to light pink at base with a splotchy gold-colored stain on the sides which gives the ware its name, "Agata".
Bushee, Florence, Source