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Object Place: Europe, Milan, Italy
24.45 cm (9 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Inverted red cup with white lower rim forms foot. Clear glass cylinder forms stem. Three curvalinear glass “handles” evenly placed around foot attach it to bowl (opaque white, green and opaque red ending in clear glass knops). Tazza bowl has blue exterior and white interior. Three blue glass teeth-like projections on one side of tazza, red knob and white blob of glass opposite; whitedownward-pointing knob on underside. Inscription on red foot near white rim: MEMPHIS MADE IN ITALY by TOSO VETRI D’ARTE.
Incised around foot MEMPHIS MADE IN ITALY by TOSO VETRI D'ARTE
The John Axelrod Collection