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Finger Bowl

Description

Colorless glass body, probably blown. Deep circular bowl form with wide circular mouth with no lip; ground edge. Circular flat bottom with polished pontil. Wheel-etched border band of stripes with a beaded or dotted band.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
glass (material)
glassblowing
molding (forming)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Food Service Accessories
Descriptive terms
Blown
Bowl, Finger
Etched
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
finger bowls
Glass
glass (material)
glassblowing
Grape
Molded
molding (forming)
Vine
vine scrolls
vines
Dimensions
2.375 (H), 5.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.800
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64097

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