Boot Glass

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Object Name: 
Boot Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.132
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.4 cm, W: 11.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1800-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Transparent dark blue lead glass; blown. Boot-shaped drinking glass with bulbous leg, waisted ankle, flat heel, applied rounded, flattened toe; rough pontil mark on the heel.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23
Some 19th Century Glasses from the Strauss Collection (1981-03) illustrated, fig. 1, p. 36;