Cocktail Shaker with Stopper

Object Name: 
Cocktail Shaker with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Cocktail Shaker with Stopper
Accession Number: 
97.4.56
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.5 cm, Diam (max): 9.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1948
Credit Line: 
Gift of Steuben Glass, Inc.
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, tooled, ground, polished. (a) Ovoid body with tooled cylindrical neck and two tooled pouring lips at the rim, flat circular base ground and polished. Signed "Steuben/DD" in diamond-point script under base. Gummed paper label with typed no. "7961" on the side of the neck. (b) Mushroom-shaped stopper with an air bubble in the top section and two notches in the shank; ground and polished shank signed "DD" underneath.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Former Collection
1997
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
7961
a) Label
Gummed label side of neck
Steuben/DD
a) Signature
Diamond point script under base
DD
b) Signature
underneath
Glass and Glamour: Steuben's Modern Moment, 1930-1960
Venue(s)
Museum of the City of New York 2003-10-14 through 2004-04-11