A classy set of Dorothy Thorpe style flared glass bowls with a silver band or trim at the top edge and a hexagon shaped base. The small bowls are glass and have a silver band at the top.
This vintage mid century set is perfect for a salad, fruit, dessert or serving anything in style. The bowls with the silver band at the top were made so popular recently by the Mad Men TV series. An amazing and beautiful set of survivors that is circa 1960s.
The silver band on the bowl is about 1/2” wide.
*NOTE: Dorothy Thorpe was an American designer who created beautiful glassware and ceramic pieces out of her Los Angeles studio in the mid century. Her pieces with the wide silver overlay on glass were very popular in the mid century and were once again getting kudos after the characters in the TV series "Mad Men" used them on the show. While these are not Dorothy Thorpe bowls, they are in the style she made popular that was imitated by a number of glass manufacturers at that time.
4 1/2" diameter and are 2" high
In nice vintage condition with no chips or cracks - looks great. Silver (or platinum) has some light patina and has light wear to the silver/platinum band commensurate with mid century age - see close up photos for details.
This wonderful mid century serving pieces for a classy dessert, fruit or appetizer dish.
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