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Finger Bowl

1970.803.2 (RS115596)

Description

Colorless glass finger bowl. Deep circular bowl form with circular basal ring on flat bottom polished pontil. Circular mouth with ground edge. Wheel-etched decoration of random stylized stars overall with border of horizontal stripes enclosing key-like elements.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
glass (material)
glassblowing
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
Star
stars
Dimensions
2.375 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.803.2
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64101

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