Winter Floral Arrangement Bowl

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1980

GUSN

GUSN-62055

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

Descriptive Terms

bowls (vessels)
earthenware
Knickknack
Bowl, Decorative
Bowl, Decorative

Inscription

"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.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3.5 (H), 6 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Ise Gropius

Accession Number

1984.771.1