String Holder

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Object Name: 
String Holder
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
72.4.113
Dimensions: 
H: 11.5 cm, D: 11.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1875-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of Preston Bassett
Primary Description: 
Colorless, non-lead glass and blue glasses; blown, engraved. Cylindrical body of colorless glass; applied blue collar around string hole, ground and polished flat top; blue thread around rim; unpolished floral engraving around body.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bassett, Preston, Source
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 177, second from left; BIB# 22375