Taperstick

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Object Name: 
Taperstick
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.2.175
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.5 cm; Foot Diam: 8.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1710
Primary Description: 
Colorless, presumably lead glass, of gray tinge; blown. Slender cylindrical socket with round collar-rim, composite stem with long dumb-bell knop and ring (annular) knop, applied circular foot wit small dome and four narrow rounded steps; tiny rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1951-04-11
Lidgewood Collection, Former Collection
Davis, Cecil, Former Collection
Title Unknown (Rich's)
Venue(s)
Rich's Inc. 1948-10 through 1948-10
Title Unknown (Marshall Field & Co.)
Venue(s)
Marshall Field & Co., Chicago 1947-09 through 1947-12