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Object Name: 
Spinning Top
Accession Number: 
87.2.9
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.3 cm, Diam: 6.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1800-1850
Primary Description: 
Transparent aquamarine non-lead glass; blown. Squat, cylindrical shape, with one relatively flat (slightly concave) end, the other end conical, with rounded tip; two incised rings on the sides.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Phillips, Howard, Former Collection
1987-05-18
Technique: