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vessel

Object / Artefact › Applied Arts and Design
  • Other titles
    'Kiwi Cheeks Smith'
  • Description
    vessel; hot blown glass; vessel form; drawn neck ; blown spherical body that has been compressed in the centre on opposite sides creating 2 lobes; base of vessel is a clear glass with murrine decorations in transparent in blue, pink, yellow, and green with a band of opaque murrine in yellow and red; rim is thick with small circular opening; rim has been ground and polished ; base is flat and has been sand blasted matte; Crack at base of compressed area one side; evident crack on one side of the compression at the lower edge in an arch shape; etched signature on one of lobes at the lower side edge: STEPHEN POWELL/ 1997
  • Other Number
    1997.9.1
  • Accession number
    1997.9.1
  • Accession date
    1997
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Record richness

Artefact

  • Credit
    purchased with funds provided by the Charles Edgar Disney Art Trust, 1997, collection of Auckland War Memorial Museum, 1997.9.1
  • Production
  • Signature/marks
    STEPHEN POWELL/ 1997  (signature)
  • Consists of
    0 - Whole › glass
    hot blown glass
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole height (precise) : 580mm
      (precise)
      (height 580 x width 355 x depth 270 mm)
    • 0 - Whole width : 355mm
      (precise)
    • 0 - Whole depth : 270mm
      (precise)
  • Classification
    Infomuse (Nomenclature)
    › Communication Artefacts (Category)
    › Original Art, Sculpture (Classification)
  • Record created
    9 June 1997

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