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Overall H: 18.6 cm; Diam (max): 28 cm
Not on Display
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Gift of Mrs. Giles Whiting
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Bowl. Colorless, with grayish tinge; translucent dark blue. Blown, mold-blown; applied. Bowl: wide (with pontil mark), curving to shoulder, then curving back slightly to wide, short cylindrical part with outfolded rim; spreading mold-blown (16 vertical ribs) foot has applied broad thread of deep blue glass. Second gather applied to base of bowl and mold-blown (12 ribs swirling left). Two blue threads applied to upper part of bowl and to edge of rim.
Whiting, Mrs. Giles, Source
Treasures in Glass (1966) illustrated, pp. 28-29, #36; BIB# 28036