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Object Name: 
Wineglass in "Russian" Pattern
Title: 
Russian
Accession Number: 
2006.4.152
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.9 cm, Diam (max): 7.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1885-1900
Web Description: 
This wineglass is similar in shape to glasses cut by Mt. Washington. However, because many companies used the "Russian" pattern, it is impossible to be certain exactly where it was made.
Department: 
Provenance: 
From the Cutter's Wheel, Source
2006-08-01
Category: 
Primary Description: 
Wineglass in Russian Pattern. Transparent bright green glass; blown, tooled, applied, cut, polished. Ogee shaped bowl atop a facet-cut stem with a single cut knop and a circular, scalloped foot. Bowl cut in Russian pattern with a star cut into the bottom of the foot.