Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
57.3.187
Dimensions: 
H: 7.1 cm, D (rim): 5.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1750-1800
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, enameled. Tapered, straight-sided, circular form; polychrome enameled decoration, with a wavy line below the rim; white bird with blue wings perched on a red heart; on the reverse, a floral spray; flat base with rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Rose, James (1899-1975), Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Title Unknown (Carroll Reece Museum)
Venue(s)
Carroll Reece Museum 1969-01
American Antiques and Collectibles (2001) illustrated, p. 269; BIB# 76353
A Catalogue of American Antiques (1990) illustrated, p. 97; BIB# 69239
The Woman's Day Dictionary of American Glass (1961-08) illustrated, p. 20, middle right; BIB# 98018