Tumbler or Flip Glass

Object Name: 
Tumbler or Flip Glass

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Object Name: 
Tumbler or Flip Glass
Accession Number: 
50.4.159
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.5 cm; RIm Diam: 13.5 cm; Base Diam: 9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1920-1930
Primary Description: 
Tumbler or Flip Glass. Lead glass, colorless; molded for pattern and free-blown; straight sides spreading slightly to plain rim; wide plain band above geometric pattern (GIII-5): band of vertical ribbing, one of alternate sunburst motif 1 and blocks of diamond diapering, narrow one of diagonal ribbing to left, one of vertical ribbing, single wide horizontal rib between bands; base ribbed to large plain center; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Material: 
Some Blown-Three-Mold Suspicions Confirmed (1973) illustrated, p. 163, fig. 23;