Ale Glass

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Object Name: 
Ale Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.51
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21 cm; Rim Diam: 7.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1730-1750
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown. Tall bell bowl; tall, elaborate stem composed of a small true baluster, a flattened ball knop, a ball knop with multiple air beads shared in a short inverted baluster, and a basal ball knop; conical foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Newcastle Baluster
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979-03-22
Color: 
Technique: