Cup and Saucer

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Object Name: 
Cup and Saucer
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2009.4.222
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5 cm, Diam (max): 10.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1893
Credit Line: 
Gift of Anna and Karl Koepke
Primary Description: 
Colorless, pressed and acid-etched. Both cup and saucer in the form of palm leaves, a) Cup has words: WORLD’S FAIR LIBBEY GLASS CO. on bottom. b) Saucer has words: WORLD’S COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION 1893.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Koepke, Karl H. (d. 2009), Source
2009-05-26
Koepke, Ann, Source
2009-05-26
Inscription: 
WORLD’S COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION 1893
inscription
(b)
WORLD’S FAIR LIBBEY GLASS CO.
inscription
(a)