Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Accession Number: 
61.3.181
Dimensions: 
H: 3 3/8", W (base): 2 3/4"
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1830-1860
Credit Line: 
Gift of Minnie L. Schuelein
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, cut, painted, printed. Straight-sided, cylindrical shape; cut flutes at the base; painted yellow lines flanking a band of painted flowers and foliage, with pink roses alternating with blue daisies; polished, flat bottom, with polished concave pontil mark; printed scene of a winged female seated in a chair, holding a spray of flowers in one hand, two flying love birds alongside; green bushes at either side.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Schuelein, Minnie L., Source