7”H X 9.5” W
This vessel began with many cutting a 16” circle, then a 2” outer ring was cut and pre-made murrine were placed within the ring. All of the components were fired to create a 16” flat circle.
The “slumping” process is where the glass is placed on a mold and warmed in the kiln until the glass takes the shape of the mold. To gain this shape is a 3 step processes using graduated sized molds to attain the shape.
The edge is ground and polished using a grinding wheel and water.