- Rounded, cuplike, hollow parts of objects, such as the body of a stemmed vessel or the part of a pipe in which tobacco is burned.
- Rounded vessels that are generally wider than they are high, usually hemispherical or nearly so. A bowl may have a spreading base or foot ring and sometimes two handles or a cover. Distinguished from a cup, which is rather deep than wide.
- Pottery technique in which the piece is built up from ropelike coils of clay, without the use of a potter's wheel.
- Containers designed to serve as receptacles for a liquid or other substance, usually those of circular section and made of some durable material; especially containers of this nature in domestic use, employed in connection with the preparation or serving of food or drink, and usually of a size suitable for carrying by hand.
This object was included in the following exhibitions:
Silver: Reflecting the Ages
Bryn Mawr College
, 9/27/2002 - 12/27/2002
Click a portfolio name to view all the objects in that portfolio
This object is a member of the following portfolios: