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Winter Floral Arrangement Bowl

1984.771.1 (RS205766)

Description

Straight sided, cream-colored bowl originally used to hold winter or holiday floral arrangement. Bowl sides have ribbed texture except for area where a decal of holiday greens, holly berries and pine cones tied with a red bow knot is applied. Bottom of bowl is marked FTD / FTDA for Florists' Transworld Delivery.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1980
Inscriptions
"734 / FTD(c) / FTDA / 1980" (Bowl model number (presumed) / Florist's Transworld Delivery / Florist's Transworld Delivery Association / Date of manufacture)
Associated Building
Original to Gropius House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Decorative
bowls (vessels)
earthenware
Knickknack
Dimensions
3.5 (H), 6 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1984.771.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Ise Gropius
GUSN
62055

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