Sweetmeat Glass

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Object Name: 
Sweetmeat Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.293
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.3 cm; Rim Diam: 8.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1740-1760
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, molded. Cup-topped round funnel bowl with spiral rib molding; two mereses above a hollow, spirally ribbed octagonal "molded" pedestal stem, with coil collar at the base; ribbed domed and folded foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Beddington, Claude, Former Collection
1946-05-28
Color: 
Technique: 
Old English and Irish glass, comprising the properties of Lt. Col. Claude Beddington: E. Guy Ridpath: Fergus Graham... (1946-05-28) lot 102;