Flammiform Fringe Ale Glass

Object Name: 
Flammiform Fringe Ale Glass

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Object Name: 
Flammiform Fringe Ale Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.39
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.5 cm; Rim Diam: 6.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1690
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, pattern-molded, and pincered. Conical bowl, with an added gather ending in flammiform fringe with spiral ribbing; two disks above a short stem, with four pincered wings at the top, and a basal ball knop; conical foot with folded rim; rough pontil mark; square paper label with cut corners, blue border and two blue horizontal lines dividing the label into three sections, inscribed within "BER / 777 / NEY".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Former Collection
1979-03-22
Color: 
Inscription: 
BER / 777 / NEY
Label
on label