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Bowl, ca. 1925

This is a Bowl. It was manufactured by Steuben Glass Works. It is dated ca. 1925. Its medium is blown lead glass.

The organic nature-based shape of this bowl references Asian forms, like those found in Marie Zimmermann’s metalwork. Steuben also was influenced by Austrian and Swedish glass exhibited in the 1925 Paris Exposition.

It is credited Lent by Dallas Museum of Art, Gift of Mrs. Harry Perkins, 1995.38.

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Its dimensions are

17.46 × 30.48 × 17.15 cm (6 7/8 × 12 × 6 3/4 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.

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