Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.696
Dimensions: 
H: 13.2 cm, D(max): 9.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1835-1840
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Transparent dark green non-lead glass; blown, cut, enameled, silvered and gilt. Waisted, panel cut shape with larger foot; gilt rim; sides decorated with silvered stylized flowers with sprays of tan and blue flowers springing from them; raised panel on side outlined with gold and decorated with naturalistic gold rose; cross-hatched gold border above foot; foot with cut oval bosses outlined with gold; cut radial ribs on base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979-03-22
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2005-05-19 through 2005-10-30
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2002-03-21 through 2002-09-23