Bowl

French (Nancy)
about 1875-1889


Object Place: France

Dimensions

10.16 x 13.97 cm (4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

64.1996

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Off-white glass, interior of which is slightly frosted, exterior is patterned with carved geometric pattern and encrustations of glass, and it’s painted with gold-brown enamel. Traces of gold on the lip. The form and decoration inspired by Islamic Ware.

Signed

Scratched on base is " E. Gallé Nancy 960."

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur B. Nichols, in memory of Dorothy Nichols, his daughter