Forming Block

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Object Name: 
Forming Block
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
97.7.10
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.5 cm, Diam: 8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Glass Works
Primary Description: 
Iron; cast. Cylindrical shape rounding in at top to concave indentation, hemispherical with neck; threaded rod fits in hole in side.
Provenance: 
Corning Inc., Former Collection
1997
Technique: 
Inscription: 
MOCK-ALLEN
Mark
on shoulder