Wine or Firing Glass

Object Name: 
Wine or Firing Glass

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Object Name: 
Wine or Firing Glass
Accession Number: 
51.3.320
Dimensions: 
H: 10 cm, D(rim): 9.6 cm, (foot): 6.75 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1790-1810
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass, of greenish tinge; free-blown and engraved. Long waisted bowl terminating in thick cylindrical "stem" with large globular tear, applied, thick, heavy circular foot with rough pontil mark; engraved on one side with Masonic emblems.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15
Amelung Glass
Venue(s)
Maryland Historical Society 1952-03 through 1952-06
 
The Woman's Day Dictionary of American Glass (1961-08) illustrated, p. 20, bottom left; BIB# 98018
American Glass (1948) (1948) #3, pl. 41; BIB# 25297