Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.1219
Dimensions: 
H: 7.8 cm, D: 6.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1650-1699
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, engraved. Straight-sided, cylindrical form, with finely engraved landscape, including a large ruined building, trees, a herdsman playing a pipe to his sheep, and a man walking, carrying a hamper on his back; flat bottom with small rough pontil mark; three applied flattened ball feet.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1979
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