Sake Cup

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Object Name: 
Sake Cup
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
61.6.70
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1958
Credit Line: 
Gift of Awashima Glass Company, Ltd, by exchange
Primary Description: 
Colorless, non-lead glass; mold-blown in a special patented "Shizuka" (dripping water) technique. Cup, rounded square form, tapering to a level base; bubbly surface suggestive to the maker of dripping water.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Awashima, Masakichi (Japanese, 1914-1979), Source
1961-11-06
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1959 through 1959
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass (1959) illustrated, p. 236, pl. 204; BIB# 27614