Egg

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Object Name: 
Egg
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
67.4.126
Dimensions: 
H: 6 cm, L: 7.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1870-1910
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Snyder
Primary Description: 
Opaque white, red, blue, colorless non-lead (?) glass; blown, cased, tooled. Egg shape with one end slightly smaller than other; small end with hole ground smooth around edge; opaque white glass with applied and marvered in blobs of red and blue randomly placed, cased with colorless glass.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Snyder, Harry A., Source
Snyder, Mrs. Harry A., Source
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 241; BIB# 22375