Collections Moment: Opalescent White Glass Bowl
Category of Object: Glass tableware looks like ceramic
Brief description of Category: Sargent House Museum has approximately 33 pieces of “early American period” glassware in its collections. The punch bowl has a nearly identical bowl in the Winterthur Museum in Delaware. See accession file #315 for reference.
Description of Object: 3 7/8” H, 8” diameter, opalescent white glass handpainted floral, footed “punch” bowl.