Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.4.549
Dimensions: 
H: 11.4 cm, D: 9.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1820-1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Aquamarine non-lead glass; blown. Cylindrical shape; some small air bubbles in walls; thick base; no pontil mark but instead a circle of roughness indicating that the glass was held by something 5 cm in diameter - too wide for a blowpipe.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
American Glass (1948) (1948) pl. 75; BIB# 25297