Passglas

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Object Name: 
Passglas
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
68.3.60
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 23.9 cm, Diam: 8.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1500-1599
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Transparent dark green non-lead glass; blown, trailed, milled. Cylindrical, straight-sided shape, with three trailed, milled threads encircling the sides, and marking off four roughly equal sections; flared, trumpet-shaped foot with folded rim; slight conical kick on the bottom, with rough pontil mark; inscribed "S1714" in white paint.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
Alchemy: Magic, Myth or Science?
Venue(s)
Bruce Museum 2009-09-26 through 2010-01-03