Miniature Cup and Saucer

Object Name: 
Miniature Cup and Saucer

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Object Name: 
Miniature Cup and Saucer
Accession Number: 
67.4.37
Dimensions: 
(a) H: 2.8 cm, D(rim): 3.2 cm, (b) saucer: 4.9 cm; H(overall): 3.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1840-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Snyder
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. (a) Cup: cylindrical shape; everted rim; stippled; tulip design on sides; ear-shaped handle. (b) Saucer: circular shape; stippled; rose vine around shoulder; geometric ornament in center.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Snyder, Harry A., Source
Snyder, Mrs. Harry A., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 190, second from left; BIB# 22375
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 155, #540; BIB# 30457