Half Ovoid Form in Plum Shape

Object Name: 
Half Ovoid Form in Plum Shape

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Object Name: 
Half Ovoid Form in Plum Shape
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.93 B
On Display
Primary Description: 
Purple, tan non-lead glasses; lampworked, painted, abraded. (A,C) Half-oval form, with purple "skin", abraded to produce matte areas; yellowish-tan striated "flesh", with tan "pit", and droplets of "juice"; curved glass-coated wire stem. (B) Purple, amber, green non-lead glasses; lampworked, painted. Half of an ovoid form, in the shape of a plum, with mottled (abraded) purple skin, striated amber flesh, tan pit; curved green stem.
Walther, Gerhard, Source