Tumbler

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Title: 
Tumbler
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
94.4.71
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.7 cm, Diam: 7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1960
Credit Line: 
Gift of Laura McMahon
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; machine blown, enameled. Tumbler. Rim plain, with rounded lip; wall straight, tapering; base plain, with impressed mark: rectangular panel with bowed sides, containing "Little Joe" logo of glassblower inflating gather through raised blowpipe. Enameled decoration on wall: just below lip, continuous white inscription, "CORNING GLASS WORKS CORNING GLASS WORKS"; on mid-section of wall, square blue panel with white tree consisting of trunk, branches, and nine kite-shaped leaves, and inscription divided by bottom of trunk, "109 YEARS"; to left of panel, "1851" in white; to right of panel, "1960" in white.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McMahon, Laura, Source