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Forget Me Not with Root Spirit Block Botanical F46

Suspended lampworked forget-me-not plant, soil, roots, and tending spirit encased in crystal block raised on four small acrylic (?) pads. Two sides of block have a mottled surface; circular reservoir polished into top and base.

Signed

Signed on side (proper left): Paul J. Stankard F46 1990

Provenance

1990, exhibited by the artist at the Grohe Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts; 1990, selected for the Museum and given by George and Anna Krikorian, and their son George (Accession Date Sept. 18, 1990).

Credit Line

Gift of George and Anna Krikorian and our son George

1990

Object Place

Mantua, New Jersey, United States

Accession Number

1990.485

Medium or Technique

Glass; lamp worked and cast

Collections

Americas

Classifications

(not assigned)