Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.1046
Dimensions: 
H: 9.9 cm, D: 8.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1750-1799
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, enameled. Tapered, straight shape, with polychrome enamel decoration in a band on the sides, a soldier, brandishing a scimitar, wearing green coat, brown pants, yellow boots, red and blue hat, mounted on a white horse with blue saddle, over green grassy ground; around the back, a series of three floral sprays, with red and yellow lines above, yellow line below, flanked by white wavy borders; flat base with rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Brigham, Harry Hillyer, Former Collection
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23