Firing glass

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Object Name: 
Firing glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
64.3.115
Dimensions: 
H: 4 1/2"; D (rim): 2", (base): 2 1/16"
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1750-1799
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Elsa Needham
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown. Flared, trumpet-shaped bowl, flowing smoothly into a hollow, cylindrical stem; thick disk foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Needham, Elsa, Source
Color: 
Technique: