Bowl

American
1830–50


Place of Creation: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1978.1145

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Colorless pressed bowl with scalloped rim of twelve wide scroll of leaves and flowers alternating with bull’s eyes. Inner border comprised of alternating band of leaves and wisteria or grapes. Base comprise of band of leaves around a central flower stippled background. Sits on plain foot. Condition: Foot has several chips in it, as does rim.

Provenance

Mrs William H. Fenn, III, Yorklyn SR 21, Mt Cuba, Delaware

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection