Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Accession Number: 
67.3.17
Dimensions: 
H: 10 cm; D (rim): 7.4 cm, (base): 6.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1878-1879
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. A. S. Field
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, polished, gilt, enameled. Straight-sided, cylindrical form; polished, tapered rim; the inside and outside gilt; enameled leaves, flowers and butterflies outlined with raised white enamel covering the sides; polished flat gilt base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Field, Mrs. A. S., Source