Standing Stone

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Standing Stone
Accession Number: 
2016.4.40
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 99 cm, Diam (max): 27 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1987
Credit Line: 
Gift of James R. and Maisie Houghton
Primary Description: 
Sculpture, "Standing Stone". Transparent amber-colored glass; blown. Tall hollow sculptural form resembling planks of charred wood stacked together to create a roughly cylindrical shape.
Provenance: 
Houghton, James R., Source
1988-05-19
to
2016-12-19
Houghton, Maisie (Mrs. James R.), Source
1988-05-19
to
2016-12-19
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
William Morris 1987
signature
Engraved around base