Mug

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Object Name: 
Mug
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
71.4.83
Dimensions: 
H: 9.7 cm, D(rim): 9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1830-1842
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown and cut. Cylindrical shape with heavy applied handle at one side; notched rim; cut design of fans, ellipses, squares and diamonds around body, above a row of cut panels; cut star filling base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Albany Institute of History and Art, Source
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
The Coopererative Venture of the Union Glass Works, Kennsington, Pennsylvania, 1826-1842 (1997) illustrated, p. 112, fig. 17;
Cut Glass Lamps Attributed to the Union Flint Glass Works, Kensington, Philadelphia (1983) illustrated, p. 222, fig. 1;