Vintage Purple Colored Slag Glass Footed Bowl with Ruffled Edge Raised Roses Designs By Imperial Glass
Description: Vintage purple colored slag glass footed bowl by the Imperial Glass Co. The bowl has is round in shape with a ruffled rim. It is supported on three short feet. The molded bowl has raised decoration inside and out. On the inside the decoration represents what we believe are roses in a bunch formation surrounded by leaves. The exterior also has roses on stems with leaves all along the circumference. The designs both inside and out are difficult to see and photograph, but can be discerned if you look closely at the photos. The piece has a beautiful purple color with lighter colored, almost white, lines throughout that gives it a great character. Just a beautiful piece to add to your collection. Please carefully view photos as they are part and parcel of our description.
Date: The mark on the bottom of the bowl suggest 1951.
Origin: Purchased at an estate auction in Southern New Jersey, USA.
Size: Measures ~8 1/4" in diameter at the top and is ~3 1/4" high. The piece weighs over 1 pound 10 ounces.
Maker: Imperial Glass.
Marks: Marked on the bottom with raised "G" with the letter "I" inside it.
Distinguishing Characteristics - Most Interesting About The Piece: A nice piece of art glass with beautiful shape and coloring, which would make a great addition to your collection.
Condition: The bowl is in excellent condition with no hairlines, cracks, chips, or repairs. It has usual lines which are a normal result of the molding process and are original to the making. A beautiful piece that is solid, would display nicely, and make a great addition to your collection of art slag glass. Please view photos to appreciate the beauty of this piece and for additional condition information.
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