Footed Bowl

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Object Name: 
Footed Bowl
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 13.3 cm; Rim Diam: 20.3 cm
On Display
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown in a full-size mold for pattern and shape (blown-three-mold). Hemispherical shape with outfolded top rim, geometrically patterned outer surface which starts with a band of parallel vertical lines slanting from top left to bottom right, above alternating rectangular fields of diamonds and sunbursts (three of each) above parallel vertical ribbing which extends into base of bowl; applied "funnel" foot has been patterned in a matching but smaller mold, probably for a tumbler. Foot rim is folded underneath; pontil mark on bottom of bowl is rough.
Pattern Name: 
Elsholz, William J., Former Collection
Wettlaufer, Crawford, Former Collection
Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., Source
Recent Important Acquisitions, 35 (1993) illustrated, p. 121, #5; BIB# AI32226
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1992 (1993) illustrated, p. 8, bottom; BIB# AI96377