French Opalescent Glass Bowl

A medium sized, mid 20th century, opalescent glass bowl from France. Second-hand.
Availability: Out of stock.
Stock ID: 515

What's for sale?

This is a medium-sized, opalescent glass bowl from the mid 20th century. It was made in France and is decorated with a moulded pattern of concentric, diamond-shaped figures. 

The milky opalescence is the result of crystallization, which is caused by the glass cooling at different rates, according to its thickness. Objects made in this manner will change their appearance as the light around them changes.  Sabino and Lalique are probably the most well known for this type of glass.

What condition is it in?

  • Second-hand
  • In very good condition 
  • No chips or cracks and a smooth, unscratched interior

What are the measurements?

  • 6.5cm high
  • 23cm diameter
  • 1091 grams

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Item Attributes
Attribute nameAttribute value
PeriodMid 20th century (1930-1959)
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