Nubian Black Compote

Object Name: 
Nubian Black Compote

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Object Name: 
Nubian Black Compote
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 8.2 cm, Diam: 18.6 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Morgan and Esther Sinclaire
Primary Description: 
Compote. Nubian black and opaque white glass; blown, applied, acid-etched, cut. Shallow bowl blown of black glass with a thin thread of white applied to the rim; acid-etched decoration of flowers and leaves on shoulder, applied capstan-shaped stem and applied bell-shaped foot, cut in ovals around lower rim; rough pontil mark.
Pattern Name: 
Nubian Black
Sinclaire, Esther (Mrs. Morgan), Former Collection
Acid-stamped Inside edge of bottom of foot. S encircled in a garland.