Flute Glass

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Object Name: 
Flute Glass
Accession Number: 
66.4.103
Dimensions: 
H: 14.7 cm, D (top): 6.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1925-1940
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, cut and engraved. Flute glass, probably for iced tea. Bell-shaped bowl; engraved floral swag design around upper half; diamond cutting on lower half; applied stem; round foot with cut star underneath; trefoil and Hawkes acid-stamped on upper side of foot. This is Hawkes shape 2201, engraved pattern is "Josephine".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
Swan, Former Collection