Mug or Tankard

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Object Name: 
Mug or Tankard
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.4.20
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20 cm; Diam (at top and bottom): 11.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1750-1800
Primary Description: 
Mug or Tankard. Non-lead glass, bits of unfused "sand", colorless with faint bluish tinge; free-blown and engraved; tall cylindrical form contracting slightly above short flare at base, rough pontil mark; applied long broad "D" strap handle; on front, elaborated cartouche with "valentine" medallion.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1925
to
1950-07-31
Pitman, Harold, Former Collection
1925
Material: 
American Glass (1948) (1948) illustrated, #2, pl. 29, p. 87; BIB# 25297