Covered Bowl

Clear, colorless, pressed and cut glass, spherical bowl and cover; the bowl is on a hexagonal baluster base with circular foot and the cover topped by a hexagonal obelisk or spire. Smooth interiors are smooth, while exteriors have alternating panels of diamond with radiating fans and single pinwheels cut with fine diamonds and scored arms; a radiating star is on underside of foot. No marks.
Currently not on view
Object Name
Covered Bowl
date made
date used
1960s - 1970s
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
average spatial: 37 cm x 15.2 cm; 14 9/16 in x 6 in
overall: 14 7/8 in x 6 in; 37.7825 cm x 15.24 cm
place made
United States
place used
United States: Florida, Miami Beach
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Bettee-Aynn Amsterdam Thomas in honor of Ruth and Bernard Amsterdam
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