Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.2.153
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.25 cm; Rim Diam: 7 cm; Base Diam: 5.25 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1745-1750
Primary Description: 
Colorless, presumably lead glass; blown and engraved. Sides spreading in very slight concave curve from about 7/16" (1.1 cm) thick base to plain rim; engraved Jacobite emblems: large multi-petal rose with long curving stem, partially open bud with two leaves at left and, at right, tightly closed bud with two leaves; on reverse, "Fiat" in script above and between two oak leaves.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1951-04-11
Color: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
Fiat
Inscription
Script between oak leaves
East Side Winter Antiques Show
Venue(s)
Park Avenue Armory
English Glass Traveling Show
Venue(s)
Montclair Art Museum 1956
Museum of Fine Arts, Syracuse 1956
Wenham Historical Association and Museum 1956
Berea College 1958
Coe College 1958
Oneonta State Teachers College 1958
Paine Art Center and Arboretum 1958
Suffolk Museum 1958
Loeb Art Center 1959
Alabama Polytechnic Institute 1960
Birmingham Museum of Art 1960
Community Savings Bank 1960
Huntington Galleries 1960
Atlanta Art Association 1962
Brooks Memorial Art Gallery 1962
Columbia Museum of Art 1962
Georgia Museum of Art 1962
North Carolina State College Union 1962
URI Memorial Union 1962