Tumbler with Case

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Object Name: 
Tumbler with Case
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.3.10
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.3 cm; Diam (rim): 8.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1701-1800
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; free-blown, cut and engraved. (a) Straight-sided cylindrical form flaring widely at rim; at bottom, wide band of deeply cut triangular flutes forming a serrated edge and extending on base to center; above flutes, on one side, engraved vignette with stylized vertical flower spray flanking scene of dog chasing bird in flight toward urn on pedestal and, on the other, finely engraved coat of arms of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France, within wreath of small flowers and leaves in groups of three; at top, wreath motifs repeated in wide circlet. Red leather case, truncated cone form, tooled medallion on top.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source