Frederick Carder (American, born England, 1863-1963). <em>Roundel</em>, ca. 1920. Opalescent glass, 1/8 x 17 1/2 x 17 7/8 in. (0.3 x 44.5 x 45.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 72.40.4. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 72.40.4_bw.jpg)


Artist:Frederick CarderSteuben Glass, a division of Corning Glass Works, 1903-2011

Medium: Opalescent glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1920

Dimensions: 1/8 x 17 1/2 x 17 7/8 in. (0.3 x 44.5 x 45.4 cm)


Accession Number: 72.40.4

Image: 72.40.4_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Roundel, opalescent glass, in Art Nouveau manner. Large, thin, irregular, flat white roundel surrounded by narrow applied and folded blue rim; roundel is out of plane. Front side entirely covered with iridescent spiraling feather-like decoration in green-gold, with eight evenly spaced blue and purple ovoid accents, reminiscent of peacock feather eyes. Reverse side of white is undecorated. Visible prunt at center. Small chip in rim. Condition: Very good

Brooklyn Museum