Centerpiece

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Object Name: 
Centerpiece
Accession Number: 
75.4.288
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.5 cm, Diam: 24.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1932
Credit Line: 
Gift of Steuben Glass
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; mold-blown and cut. Inverted dome shape; circular rim curvilinearly tapers to base of bowl; body engraved with encircling band above circles and zig-zags which form diamond shapes; solid machine screw thread stem; solid cylindrical side foot with mat finish sides; polished pontil; marked in pontil with original paper label: "7485/10"/ St. Tropez/1600".
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
"St. Tropez"
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1975
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
The Glass of Frederick Carder (1971) pp. 156, 321; BIB# 27279