Ale Glass

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Object Name: 
Ale Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.319
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.8 cm; Rim Diam: 4.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1770-1780
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, cut, engraved. Tall, narrow, round funnel bowl, with cut circular facets alternating with engraved tassels forming a swag border; diamond-faceted stem with central swelling angular knop; conical foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Former Collection
1979-03-22
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