Dewey Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Dewey Tumbler
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
86.4.245
Dimensions: 
H: 9.9 cm, D: 7.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1898-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John R. Graham Jr. in memory of Louise Wood Tillman
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; pressed. Cylindrical shape, stippled background, design depicts Admiral Dewey in an oval with an eagle above, a pile of cannon balls, a cannon, crossed flags and the "OLYMPIA" (Dewey's flagship) base with sunburst design.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tillman, Louise Wood, Former Collection
Graham, Mrs. John R. Jr., Source
Graham, John R. Jr., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men: American History in Glass
Venue(s)
Arthur A. Houghton Jr. Library 1996-01-19 through 1996-01-19