Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Accession Number: 
79.1.183
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.2 cm, Diam (max): 7.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
200-299
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale yellowish green glass; blown, rim reworked, threaded decoration. Tall vertical sides curving in at bottom; body has slightly bulging vertical sides which curve in at bottom; rim reheated and rounded off; tubular pushed-in foot with slight kick at center of bottom; no pontil mark. Very thin thread wound more than ten times around body.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
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