Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Accession Number: 
54.1.41
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.9 cm, Rim Diam: 6.7 cm, Base Diam: 5.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1200-1399
Credit Line: 
Gift of I. C. Elston, Jr.
Primary Description: 
Transparent very pale green glass, with many bubbles; blown, applied. Beaker: roughly cylindrical. Rim plain, with rounded lip; wall tapers slightly before descending vertically; base applied, it is concave on underside, with solid foot ring made by tooling, and interior has kick with narrow aperture at center; pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Elston, I. C. Jr., Source
1954-09-07
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