Posset Cup

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Object Name: 
Posset Cup
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.95
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.9 cm; Rim Diam: 7.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1730-1760
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown. Bell bowl with applied s-shaped spout and two B-shaped handles; triple-ring annulated knop stem; domed and folded foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Color: 
Technique: 
Drinking Glasses Through the Ages
Venue(s)
Place des Antiquaries 1987-11-18 through 1988-01-31