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Object Name: 
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Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
72.4.109
Dimensions: 
H: 10.8 cm, D(top): 10.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1875-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of Preston Bassett
Primary Description: 
Green and colorless glasses; blown, cased, cut. Cylindrical shape; thin green casing over colorless glass; ground pontil mark around hole at top with metal rim in hole; four rows of circles cut through green around top and sides; ground and polished base rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bassett, Preston, Source