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Bowl

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Glass
DATES ca. 1955
DIMENSIONS 1 1/2 x 12 3/4 x 10 in. (3.8 x 32.4 x 25.4 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Printed on rim in lower right corner, in script: "higgins"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 2002.104.3
CREDIT LINE H. Randolph Lever Fund
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Michael Higgins (American, born England, 1908-1999). Bowl, ca. 1955. Glass, 1 1/2 x 12 3/4 x 10 in. (3.8 x 32.4 x 25.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 2002.104.3. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 2002.104.3_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Slumped colorless glass bowl with orange, red, green, and gold decorations. Trapezoid shape with flat rim of uneven width and rounded corners; rim extends farthest at upper left corner. Decorations consist of alternating orange, red, and green bands that radiate from center of base to edge of rim, and concentric rings of gold line (solid and dotted line) that follow shape of bowl.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (74%)
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