Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
70.3.318
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.2 cm; Rim: 8.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1830
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, cut, woven polychrome glass bead collar. Flared rim; waisted neck; bulbous rib-cut base; woven network of beads around neck, with roses and forget-me- nots and the initials "L.W." (?); radially-cut ribs on base; polished pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
Color: 
Material: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2002-03-21 through 2002-09-23
Treasures from the Corning Museum of Glass 2013 (2012-12) illustrated, p. 5; BIB# 133170