Lithyalin Beaker

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Object Name: 
Lithyalin Beaker
Accession Number: 
79.3.474
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11 cm, Diam (max): 6.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Opaque green and amber non-lead glass; blown, marbled, cut, stained. Tapered, cylindrical form, with panel-cut sides (8 panels), displaying marbled patterns; waisted stem and flared, panel-cut foot; polished flat foot rim, with large concave polished pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2005-05-19 through 2005-10-30