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Funnel-shaped bowl, a round top on which is engraved floral and bird decoration, over a stem in the form of seven knobs. Center decorated with air bubbles. Slight conical foot. Bad chip on rim of base.

Provenance

By 1949, Mrs. Howard Eric, Stamford, CT; December 2, 1949, sold by Mrs. Howard Eric at Parke Bernet, New York and bought by Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

English, about 1740

Dimensions

19.8 cm (7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.2348

Medium or Technique

Lead glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass