Footed Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Footed Tumbler
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
66.2.9
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.8 cm; Rim Diam: 7.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1850-1860
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; mercury; mold-blown, copper-wheel engraved, silvered. Bucket shape bowl, double-walled; lined with mercury to produce a gilded effect on inside and silvered effect on outside; exterior copper-wheel engraved with vintage pattern; circular foot; circular seal on base impressed with "HALE THOMSONS / PATENT / LONDON".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1966-12
Color: 
Inscription: 
HALE THOMSONS / PATENT / LONDON
Impressed
Impressed On base Circular seal
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2007-04-01 through 2007-10-21
West Bridge Show; traveling to The Gallery at Steuben in 2008 (cancelled 6-2008)