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Geometric Dish, 1930

This is a Dish. It was manufactured by Fostoria Glass Company. It is dated 1930 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is molded glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Mel Byars.

  • 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

Our curators have highlighted 1 object that are related to this one.

  • Book, Gem, from [2,3], 2011
  • L x W x D: 50.8 × 81.3 × 18 cm (20 in. × 32 in. × 7 1/16 in.).
  • Smithsonian Libraries, N7433.4.A94 B73.
  • 92.2016.65

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 4 x 11.3 x 11.5 cm (1 9/16 x 4 7/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Geometric Dish, 1930; Manufactured by Fostoria Glass Company (United States); USA; molded glass; H x W x D: 4 x 11.3 x 11.5 cm (1 9/16 x 4 7/16 x 4 1/2 in.); Gift of Mel Byars; 1991-59-63

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