Egg Cup

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Object Name: 
Egg Cup
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.4.155 A
Dimensions: 
(A,B) H: 9.1 cm, D (rim): 6.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1850-1870
Credit Line: 
Anonymous Gift
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. (A) Slightly yellowish, (B) slightly purplish. Ovoid bowl with smooth rim, pattern of leaves on ribbed background, leaves alternately stem up and stem down. Six-sided stem, circular foot ribbed underneath.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Anonymous Source