Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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witch ball
  • Boston & Sandwich Glass Company
    active 1825–1888
  • witch ball, circa 1830–1840
  • Where object was made: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States
  • blown opaque flint glass
  • Object Diameter: 8.89 cm
    Object Diameter: 3 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6271

White, opaque, blown glass witch ball with spots of maroon, pink, and blue. It is hollow and drawn out into a semi-stem and broken off.