Cup

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Object Name: 
Cup
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.6.50
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.5 cm, W: 13.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1750-1800
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Translucent white non-lead glass; blown, cut. Oval bowl; curved sides with relief-carved stylized demon's mask on each side; carved handles at either side in the shape of dragons, their tails ending in scrolls; four stubby feet.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Former Collection
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
Technique: 
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23