Gavel

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Object Name: 
Gavel
Accession Number: 
79.4.4
Dimensions: 
L: 26.3 cm, W: 7.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1880-1910
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Edwin F. Cane
Primary Description: 
Colorless, red, blue and white glass; tooled. Cylindrical head and handle with a multicolored core overlaid with colorless glass; pontil mark at end of handle roughly ground; one end of head roughly ground.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Cane, Mrs. Edwin F., Source
Tozzer, Estate of Margaret Castle, Former Collection
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 212; BIB# 22375