Lorraine glass, case

Object Name: 
Lorraine glass, case

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Object Name: 
Lorraine glass, case
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
77.3.61
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.3 cm, W: 14.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1850-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ruth Wolcott
Primary Description: 
Black non-lead glass; blown, polished. Rectangular slab of black glass, polished convex on one side; in a fitted wood case with hinged top, lined with pink satin; the case covered on the exterior with stamped leather-grained paper; gilt brass hinges, hooks and eyes.
Provenance: 
Wolcott, Ruth, Source
1977-06-09
Color: 
Technique: 
The Landscape Mirror and Glass (1974-01) illustrated, pp. 158-159; BIB# AI76882