"Mercury" A fabulous Uranium Glass rose bowl

stall N 88 Murray Street Market Colac

A fabulous Uranium Glass rose bowl with flower frog. Made by British company Sowerby in the 1930’s, the design is known as “Mercury”. The bowl has a geometric pattern with 2 panels featuring the Greek God Mercury in a forest scene pressed into the outer surface of the glass. It has a lovely fluted opening and rocket shaped base. It sits on 4 decorative feet. The Flower frog is designed to aid in displaying flowers with ease. It has a large hole in the center and 8 smaller holes around the edges.