Tumbler

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Title: 
Tumbler
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
81.3.49 C
Dimensions: 
OH: 14.2 cm, W(max): 6.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1980
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass, enamel; blown, enameled. Tumbler with squarish circular mouth; plain rim, ground flat; straight side which tapers slightly and then curves inward shortly above bottom; flat base, apparently ground and polished; no pontil mark; exterior surface of wall has numerous worm-like or dendritic tracks, caused either by thermal shock or acid etching. Decorated in pale amber and pale amethyst enamels: group of two branches (one amber and the other amethyst) with many twigs and leaves; enameled signature on wall near bottom: "C M"; colorless adhesive label on wall near rim: monogram CM and inscription "carlo/ moretti/ italia/ murano."
Department: 
Provenance: 
Moretti, Carlo, Source
1981-03-01