Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
73.3.37
Dimensions: 
H: 4.5 cm, D (rim): 5.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1720-1730
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass, silver and gold metal foil; blown and cut. Tapered cylindrical shape with cut vertical panels on the sides; double-wall construction, gold on interior, silver with gold rim on exterior; inset circular flat panel on base; conforming inner cup; inscribed "27." in transparent red paint on the base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Venator KG, Source