Bowl

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Object Name: 
Bowl
Accession Number: 
68.4.150
Dimensions: 
H: 3.8 cm, D(rim): 18.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1845
Primary Description: 
Purple-blue glass; pressed. Circular shape; scalloped edge with a circle of beading just inside; sides have parallel peacock feathers with tails to center; circular base has S-scrolls filled with strawberry diamonds and alternating with "eyes".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Green, Charles W., Former Collection
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15