Linen smoother

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Object Name: 
Linen smoother
Accession Number: 
61.4.119
Dimensions: 
H: 5 3/16", W (base): 3 7/8"
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1820-1860
Primary Description: 
Transparent dark green and yellow green non-lead glass; tooled. Circular smoother of dark green glass with a handle composed of four solid ball-shaped knops; thumb rest of amber glass applied to top.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Rose, James, Source
1961-10-18
Technique: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 264; BIB# 22375