Red and Blue Top

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Red and Blue Top
Accession Number: 
97.3.34
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 24.8 cm, Diam: 19.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1996
Primary Description: 
Transparent blue, opaque brick red glass; blown, cased, inciso cut. Ovoid shape with small hole on top and standing on small circular base. Almost top half has design of out horizontal lines showing blue through red.
Provenance: 
Galleria San Nicolo, Source
1997
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
B/G '96 NONFOUX # B 792
Inscription
Scratch-engraved Base
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2004-03-08 through 2004-10-31
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2005-02-11 through 2005-07-30
Recent Important Acquisitions, 40 (1998) illustrated, p. 173, #67, right; BIB# AI40492
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1997 (1998) illustrated, p. 15, 17; BIB# AI95178