Lithyalin Beaker

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Object Name: 
Lithyalin Beaker
Accession Number: 
79.3.214
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.7 cm, Diam: 7.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1835
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless and marbled red non-lead glass; blown, cut, stained, gilt. Panel-cut ovoid bowl; cut, gilt rim; gilt pointed leaves at the top of every panel; stained dark red and blue in a marbled pattern; panel-cut spreading foot, with gilt stars on each panel.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
Vacation Fun at New York's Finger Lakes (1982) p. 52;
Biedermeier-Glaser (1981) illustrated, page opp. p. 128, pl. 5, #138; BIB# 30440