Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Accession Number: 
63.4.59
Dimensions: 
H: 2.5 cm, L: 20 cm, W: 13.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1840-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. Oval shape; scrolled edge; lunettes and trefoils in sides; acanthus motif at each end; medallion in center.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
A Most Unexpected Pressed Glass Dish (2011) p. 18, fig. 5; BIB# AI85389
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 78, #193; BIB# 30457