Cup

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Object Name: 
Cup
Accession Number: 
79.1.133
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.1 cm, Diam (max): 8.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
25-99
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Transparent deep blue glass; blown and tooled. Cup with roughly hemispherical body; short flaring rim with lip rounded by reheating, tooled at bottom to form overhanging tubular rib; wall descends in S-shaped curve; applied solid pad base; large annular pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23