This wonderful antique, Blue opalescent glass, footed bowl, or *Card receiver, was made by Northwood Glass Co., circa 1900. An amazing antique, Northwood pattern called 'Lattice Medallions' - this bowl has an incredibly ornate, beaded scrolling design, in the most beautiful shade of sparkling, Sky blue glass, trimmed in a Gorgeous, cream colored, fiery opalescence! This marvelous Victorian art glass bowl has a fabulous, tightly crimped and ruffled rim, and rests on three sweet round 'ball' feet. Measures 9 inches across X 3 inches high and is in Excellent condition! This Lovely antique bowl glows bright yellow-green under uv blacklight to further verify age. An Outstanding Northwood Victorian opalescent Glass Treasure that you will LoVe! * Shown on page 142 of Wm. Heacock's book "Opalescent Glass from A - Z". * An Ornamental bowl, or dish, often Art glass or even Silver-plate, placed in the foyer, or Grand entrance of Victorian homes, and used to hold the 'calling cards' of visitors. An important part of Victorian era social etiquette!
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