Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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darning egg
  • United States
  • darning egg, date unknown
  • Where object was made: United States
  • blown glass
  • Object Height: 16.51 cm
    Object Height: 6 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3326

Blown glass darning egg that has a bulbous, hollow bottom and a slender neck pinched into three bulbous shapes. There is a slight blue-green cast to the glass.