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Glass, "Theme Formal Ware"

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Glass
  • Place Manufactured: Tajimi, Japan
  • DATES Designed and Manufactured 1963
    DIMENSIONS 3 3/8 x 2 3/16 x 2 3/16 in. (8.6 x 5.6 x 5.6 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Printed on bottom in white on round blue sticker : "(in script) Russel Wright"; "DESIGN for S.I.P. JAPAN" [lines intersect in middle]
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1994.165.72
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Paul F. Walter
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Russel Wright (American, 1904-1976). Glass, "Theme Formal Ware," Designed and Manufactured 1963. Glass, 3 3/8 x 2 3/16 x 2 3/16 in. (8.6 x 5.6 x 5.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 1994.165.72. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 1994.165.72_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Footed glass, "Theme Formal Ware" pattern. Colorless and white milk glass. Small, pilsner-shaped form. Thick, opaque foot. Flared, transparent bowl with thin band of milky glass below rim. Condition: Very good.
    RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (78%)
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