Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.1.181
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.3 cm; Rim Diam: 6.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1800-1999
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Transparent greenish-yellow glass; blown, applied. Cylindrical; rim plain, reworked; vertical side curving inward at bottom; base concave with pontil mark on bottom. Applied decoration: single trail wound seven and one-quarter times around body, from immediately below rim to immediately above base; four vertical handles, each consisting of one or (in three cases) three trails, which make three prominent loops extending from rim to near base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23