This listing is for a beautiful Pilgrim Cameo Glass bowl carved in a floral design from the SHADOWS COLLECTION titled "ROSE BOWL ". It is singed Kelsey / Pilgrim with a registry number of 913133 and a date of 2000. T is hot Cased in Cranberry on Bone on crystal. It is 3-5/8 tall and 6-5/8 wide carved with Roses and Butterflies. Cameo Glass is the art of carving through different layers of colored glass.
This is just one of many beautiful designs that glass artist Kelsey Murphy got her inspiration from nature. Pilgrim under Kelseys direction had perfected hot casing multiple layers of hot glass and carving through them to the layers below. There are several companies that have done cold casing of layers but none have accomplished what Pilgrim Glass did with hot cased glass.
This feat along with the artistry is what will continue to keep this glass sought after in the future as more collectors realize just how special it is. Pilgrim Glass Ceredo, West Virginia closed in 2002 but there final chapter is far from over as more people discover the legacy they left behind. A historically significant cameo glass consisting of five layers or more. The Pilgrim Glass Company was the only glass company in the world, or in history for that matter, to successfully blow and carve 12 layer cameo glass. Since the company closed in 2002, this glass has become increasingly rare and more difficult to obtain.The item "Pilgrim Cameo Glass Shadows Collection BOWL by Kelsey Murphy Cranberry look" is in sale since Wednesday, September 4, 2013. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\North American\Pilgrim". The seller is "2ram1" and is located in Cincinnati, Ohio. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada.