Ale or Champagne Glass

Object Name: 
Ale or Champagne Glass

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Object Name: 
Ale or Champagne Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
76.2.12
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.7 cm; Foot Diam: 7.6 cm; Rim Diam: 6.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1740-1760
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, pattern-molded. Tall diamond-molded ogee bowl (14 diamonds in a horizontal row); straight stem enclosing a double-series air twist (multiple spirals encircling a single spiral thread); conical, diamond- molded foot (15 diamonds in a horizontal row); rough pontil mark; inscribed "30-55-1C" in red paint on the underside of the foot.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1976-12-20
Color: 
Inscription: 
30-55-1C
Inscription
inscribed on the underside of the foot in red paint