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Finger Bowl

1970.801 (RS115594)

Description

Colorless glass finger bowl, probably molded with a ground edge. Deep circular bowl form with circular basal ring with slightly recessed bottom. Wide circular mouth without lip. Machine etched decorative band of interlocking ovals.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1875
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
Molded
molding (forming)
Dimensions
2.25 (H), 4.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.801
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64098

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