Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
65.1.46
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.8 cm; Rim Diam: 7.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1200-1299
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Beaker. Colorless, with yellowish green tinge; blown; enameled. Beaker: cylindrical, with flared rim. Rim, rounded by reheating, flares from long cylindrical body; applied trail on bottom; kicked base with pontil mark. Reddish brown enamel forms central register with two circular roundels filled with birds highlighted with thick white, yellow, and yellowish green enamel. Four triangular elements, two above and two below, separate roundels.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1966-11
Category: 
A Cup of Kindness
Venue(s)
General Foods Collection Gallery 1984-02-01 through 1984-05-01