Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
97.3.21
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1958
Credit Line: 
Gift of Rosenthal-Porzellan AG
Primary Description: 
Colorless and transparent gray non-lead glasses; blown (mold-blown), polished, applied, impressed; Straight-sided cylindrical, colorless form, with thick bottom and polished rim; applied gray disk on the side, with impressed design of a crossed saber and hammer; flat bottom; acid-etched (or sand-blasted) mark of a reversed script "R" beneath a crown.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Rosenthal-Porzellan AG, Source
1993-06-03
Material: 
Inscription: 
R
mark
in script beneath a crown
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass (1959) illustrated, p. 168, pl. 135; BIB# 27614