Egg Cup

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Object Name: 
Egg Cup
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.4.84 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.6 cm; Rim Diam: 6.6 cm; Foot Diam: 5.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1910-1935
Primary Description: 
Egg Cup. Transparent light amber-yellow glass; pattern molded and expanded; slightly conical foot with rough pontil mark, deep cup-shaped bowl flaring at heavy infolded rim and with double-knop stem drawn from same gather. Upper knop is spherical; patterned in sixteen-rib mold and expanded, ribs swirling to left.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
Technique: 
Material: 
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Doubleday edition) (1950) pl. 10, #5, pp. 124, 130; BIB# 25299
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Bonanza Books edition) (1950) pl. 10, #5, pp. 124, 130; BIB# 96725