Mug

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Object Name: 
Mug
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.178
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.1 cm, W: 12.2 cm; Body Diam: 8.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1740-1760
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, pattern-molded. Bell-shaped bowl with all-over diamond molding, applied finely-ribbed handle, crimped at lower terminal; disk foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-23
Ratcliffe, R. F., Former Collection
A History of English and Irish Glass, Vol. II (1929) pl. LXXX, #3; BIB# 65087