Indented Beaker

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Object Name: 
Indented Beaker
Accession Number: 
79.1.185
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13 cm; Rim Diam: 5.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
100-299
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Transparent greenish colorless glass; blown, indented, rim ground flat. Slender cylindrical body with flaring rim. Beaker with flat, slightly indented base; slender cylindrical body with four indentations running from immediately above bottom to shortly below rim; short flaring rim, ground flat. The indentations give the body a squarish-seeming cross-section.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
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