Ale Glass

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Object Name: 
Ale Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.253
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.2 cm; Rim Diam: 6.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1730-1750
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, engraved. Tall, bell-shaped bowl, with engraved hops spray on one side, and crossed ears of barley on the other; straight stem, swelling slightly at the base; conical foot with folded rim; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Strauss, Jerome, Former Collection
1979-03-22
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