Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2011.3.122
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.3 cm, Diam (max): 8.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1825-1875
Credit Line: 
Gift in memory of Margaret Kluepfel Bogardus from Egbert Hal and Jean C. Bogardus
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; blown, cold-worked, copper-wheel engraved. Cylindrical colorless glass beaker with flared rim and wall that curves in slightly at base. Garland of rose flowers form a cartouche inscribed with the word “Tante” (German for ‘aunt’). The rim is decorated with a reef of oak leaves and acorns.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bogardus, Jean C., Source
2011
Bogardus, Egbert Hal, Source
2011