Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Not on view
Rim fragment of a large carinated bowl. Translucent purple, turquoise blue mixed with opaque yellow appearing green, opaque white and yellow. Vertical rim with fine tapering lip; vertical side, then turned in and downward with slight concave curve. Mosaic pattern formed from sections of a single cane in a purple ground with a circular cluster of green rods outlined in yellow surrounding a white circle at center; canes arranged in horizontal rows. Polished exterior; pitting of surface bubbles with brilliant iridescence on exterior; dulling and iridescent weathering on interior and jagged edges.