Steel Jack

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Object Name: 
Steel Jack
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
94.7.9
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 13.1 cm, L: 45 cm, Th: 4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1900-1950
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Raymond Suppes
Primary Description: 
Silver colored metal with some black discoloration and some rust spots; probably hand-made. U-shaped tool used for shaping glass with a flat center section with which to grasp it and two pointed ends to shape the hot glass.
Provenance: 
Suppes, Ruth M. (Mrs. Raymond), Former Collection
1994-10-18
Glass of the Sultans
Venue(s)
Benaki Museum
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Dale Chihuly: Installations
Venue(s)
Knoxville Museum of Art 2000-06-12 through 2000-09-10
 
Tools of the Glassmaker (1980) p. 4; BIB# 30236