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Dish (Germany)

This is a dish. It was attributed to Bauhaus. It is dated 1920s and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

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Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 5.5 x 12.8 cm (2 3/16 x 5 1/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Dish (Germany); Attributed to Bauhaus (Germany); glass; H x diam.: 5.5 x 12.8 cm (2 3/16 x 5 1/16 in.); 1988-73-1

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