Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
68.3.73
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.6 cm, Diam: 8.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1750
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, enameled. Tapered, straight- sided, cylindrical form, with enameled crowned coat of arms on one side, with red lions in the first and fourth quarters, and black and white towers in the second and third; flanked by colorful floral sprays; red, yellow and white border above the inscription in white "VIVAT.Li REy DE/ESPANA"; flat base; rough ring pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
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