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This is a bowl. We acquired it in 1991. Its medium is glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Paul F. Walter. It is credited Gift of Paul F. Walter.

  • Lens Bowl, 1932
  • mold-blown glass.
  • Gift of George R. Kravis II.
  • 2018-22-35

Its dimensions are

Overall: 12.8 x 27.4 diameter cm (5 1/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Bowl; glass; Overall: 12.8 x 27.4 diameter cm (5 1/16 x 10 13/16 in.); Gift of Paul F. Walter; 1991-30-12

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