Pen

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Object Name: 
Pen
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
73.4.131
Dimensions: 
L: 21.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1870-1888
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Betty Gruene Speir
Primary Description: 
Colorless, red, white, blue and yellow glasses; lampworked. Colorless point, attached to shaft enclosing twists of red, white, and light blue glass; attached to top of blue glass with four knops ending with section of colorless glass enclosing white and yellow threads.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Speir, Betty Gruene, Source
McKearin, George S., Former Collection
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 219, second from left; BIB# 22375