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Object Name: 
Beaker
Accession Number: 
69.3.77
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14 cm, Rim Diam: 11.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1750-1800
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, enameled. Tapered, straight- sided form; enameled polychrome decoration, including a border composed of a looping white line and a straight red line, above a wide band with red, yellow, blue and white stylized foliage and black-and-white birds, a red line below; flat bottom with rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
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