Palace Egg-Cup

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Object Name: 
Palace Egg-Cup
Accession Number: 
50.4.388
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.75 cm; Rim Diam: 6.5 cm; Foot Diam (ground edge): 5.25 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1845-1870
Primary Description: 
Palace Egg-Cup. Lead glass, colorless; pressed in one piece; lipped ogee-bowl, plain band at top above alternate waffled panels and thumbprint (two, one above other) panels, and, on lower bowl, six round-top panels tapering into knop and with sides spreading onto circular foot with a round pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) illustrated, pl. 23, second from left; BIB# 22048
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 260, #1037; BIB# 30457
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 260, #1037; BIB# 30457