Bowl or Vase

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Object Name: 
Bowl or Vase
Accession Number: 
71.2.56
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.1 cm; Body Diam: 18.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1880-1889
Credit Line: 
Gift of Gillett Welles, Sr.
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass with pink, light yellow and black random inclusions; blown and cut. Circular flared upper rim swells to shoulder and tapers to concave base; twelve connected arch shapes rise from base to shoulder and encircle body; inside surface has crackle finish; ground and polished base rim and pontil area; wheel engraved late signature: "Fred'k Carder".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Welles Estate, Gillett Sr., Source
1971-12-30