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Object Timeline

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1945

  • Work on this object began.

1954

  • We acquired this object.

  • Work on this object ended.

2020

  • You found it!

Bowl (Italy), mid-20th century

This is a bowl. It was made by Seguso Vetri d'Arte. It is dated mid-20th century and we acquired it in 1954. Its medium is glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of the Italian Government.

  • Sculptural Vessel (Netherlands), 1985
  • fused and thermo-formed glass threads (filet-de-verre technique).
  • Museum purchase through gift of Anonymous Donor, Carol B. Brener and Stephen....
  • 1986-20-1
  • Model 3461 Vase, ca. 1934
  • hand-molded glass set with fire-joined turquoise canes (mezza filigrana),....
  • Museum purchase from the Members' Acquisitions Fund of Cooper-Hewitt,....
  • 2013-11-1

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 6 x 18.9 x 14.5 cm (2 3/8 x 7 7/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Bowl (Italy), mid-20th century; Made by Seguso Vetri d'Arte ; glass; H x W x D: 6 x 18.9 x 14.5 cm (2 3/8 x 7 7/16 x 5 11/16 in.); Gift of the Italian Government; 1954-64-7

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