Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.4.553
Dimensions: 
H: 10.8 cm, D (rim): 11.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1825-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Medium green glass; mold-blown. Cylindrical shape, slightly wider at top; blown in an vertically ribbed mold; twisted to swirl ribs to right and reinserted in mold to leave a second set of ribs super-imposed on first set; "ring" pontil on base, slightly pushed in.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23