Noisemaker

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Object Name: 
Noisemaker
Accession Number: 
62.4.104
Dimensions: 
D(base): 8.5 cm, D(tube): 2.5-.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1801-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of George D. Macbeth
Primary Description: 
Pale greenish glass; blown and tooled, with extraordinarily thin base. Hemispherical body tapers to cylindrical neck to which is applied in an overlapping folded and twisting technique, a long curved tube of narrow aperture and diminishing diameter, tooled in a design simulating a spirally coiled cord.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D., Source
1962
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Whimsies (family) (2011)BIB# 134367
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 210; BIB# 22375