Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
70.3.58
Dimensions: 
H: 11.4 cm, D (rim): 10.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1700-1725
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, engraved. Flared, cylindrical shape; sides engraved; lambrequin border encircling the glass, below the rim; crowned conjoined coats of arms below, with two ovals, that at the left with a bird on a branch, that at the right with a crescent and three stylized flowers; scrolled mantling; flat base with engraved stylized flower, centered on a rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Skajs, A. B., Source
1970-10-02
Color: 
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