Vessel

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Object Name: 
Vessel
Accession Number: 
71.4.145
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.8 cm, Diam (max): 23.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1971
Credit Line: 
Gift of the artist
Primary Description: 
Transparent, shaded iridized amethyst glass; blown. Bulbous cylindrical shape flared rim with three stabbed inclusions on outer surface forming a semi-triangular shape; body decorated with silver nitrate draped thread design on outer surface; concave base; rough pontil mark; unsigned.
Provenance: 
Chihuly, Dale (American, b. 1941), Former Collection
1971
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2004-03-08 through 2004-10-31
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2005-02-11 through 2005-07-30
Venice and American Studio Glass (2020) illustrated, p. 23 (fig. 26);
Chihuly: New York Botanical Garden (2017) illustrated, p. 68 (fig. 24); BIB# 169684
Contemporary Glass Vessels: Selections from the Corning Museum of Glass (2015) illustrated, p. 26, 70-71 (fig. 36, plate 12); BIB# 149403
Treasures from the Corning Museum of Glass 2012 (2011-12) illustrated, p. 3;