Seller: heritage-matters (2,706) 99.2%, Location: Waldorf, Maryland, Ships to: Americas, Item: 382951550023 This is a goofus glass bowl a pattern grapes and leaves. It has no chips, cracks or breaks. Red & Gold Goofus Glass Bowl Red & Gold Goofus Glass Bowl Click images to enlarge Description ANTIQUE GOOFUS GLASS BOWL PATTERN OF GRAPES AND LEAVES RED & GOLD PAINT MINOR PAINT LOSSES This is a guaranteed genuine antique Goofus Glass bowl. It is in a pattern of grape clusters and leaves. It is in red and gold; the base is 4.5 inches in diameter, the top is about 10 inches diameter, and it stands about 3.5 inches tall. It has no chips, cracks, or breaks. Although there are paint losses, they are minor (see photos). Goofus glass was cheap to produce, so these were often given as premiums for other purchases. The name is a bit of a mystery, but it is generally believed to refer to the lack of durability of the unfired paint. People either felt that it was "goofy" or that someone was trying to "goof-us" into a purchase. It is generally believed these were given as premiums or prizes. MY PLEDGE TO YOU: no surprises! I will provide high-resolution scans; I will fully describe each item, obverse and reverse, positives and negatives, possibilities, likelihoods, what I suspect, and which is which; and I will provide as much historical context as I can. Now, I believe that the only people who never make mistakes are those who never say or do anything, so consequently, there will be times I am wrong. There, you are covered by my guarantee. MY GUARANTEE TO YOU: I guarantee each item to be genuine as described. After you receive your purchase, you will have a thirty (30) day inspection period; and if you are dissatisfied for any reason, simply return the item (in its original condition) for an immediate refund of your purchase price. Please note that this guarantee cannot be used to return items damaged in transit. That is what insurance is for, and it is automatic on this item. Get images that make Supersized seem small.Tailor your auctions with Auctiva's Listing Templates! THE simple solution for eBay sellers. Track Page Views With Auctiva's FREE Counter Condition: Good overall condition, no cracks, breaks, or chips, minor paint losses.