Glass pen holder

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Object Name: 
Glass pen holder
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
82.4.13
Dimensions: 
L: 15.8 cm, D: 0.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1900
Primary Description: 
Opaque red, blue, white glass; colorless glass; blown and cut. Opaque white rod with colored threads spiraling around it, encased in colorless glass and cut in a section spiral ribbing alternating with honeycomb. Ball knob at one end. Smooth shaft at other.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
"Honeycomb"
Provenance: 
Blake's Antiques, Source
1982-04-14