Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Accession Number: 
50.4.127
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.25 cm; Rim Diam: 7 cm; Base Diam: 5.25 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1820-1835
Primary Description: 
Tumbler. Lead glass, colorless; blown-molded; slender barrel shape; geometric pattern (GIII-14): band of vertical ribbing, one of alternate sunburst motif 4 and blocks of diamond diapering, narrow one of diagonal ribbing to right, one of vertical, single horizontal between bands; band of ribs or rays on base around plain center; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1925
to
1950-07-31
Myers, Louis Guerineau, Former Collection
1925
Color: 
Material: 
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) illustrated, pl. 46, left; BIB# 22048