Bonnet cup or salt

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Object Name: 
Bonnet cup or salt
Accession Number: 
70.4.148
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8 cm, Top Diam: 6.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1775-1800
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Sea-green glass; mold-blown. Conical bowl wider at top with narrower section below constricted to form short stem; 14- diamond mold used to pattern body; applied thick circular foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
McKearin, George S., Former Collection
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23