Pair of goblets

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Object Name: 
Pair of goblets
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.4.128
Dimensions: 
H: 16.3 cm, D (rim): 8.1 cm
Location: 
See Individual Records
Date: 
1879-1884
Credit Line: 
Anonymous Gift
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; pressed. Bell-shaped bowl with plain rim; etched band just below rim and a female bust on either side. One is clearly labeled "KATE CLAXTON", the other, who holds her hand to her eyes is labeled "LOTTA". Base of bowl is acid-frosted. Shell like ornament at either side concealing mold mark; baluster stem, circular base.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Actress
Provenance: 
Anonymous Source
Color: 
Technique: 
A Fifth Pitcher Book (1948) p. 23, p. 120;