Gin Glass

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Object Name: 
Gin Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 11.5 cm; Rim Diam: 5 cm
On Display
about 1720-1740
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless (greenish tint) lead glass; blown. Bell-shaped bowl with solid base; stem composed of a small ball knop above an inverted baluster with small basal ball knop; folded foot; rough pontil mark.
Strauss, Jerome, Source
Brigham, Mrs. Harry Hillyer, Former Collection
A Cup of Kindness
General Foods Collection Gallery 1984-02-01 through 1984-05-01
The Cup of Kindness: an Exhibition of Beverage Vessesl from The Corning Museum of Glass (1984) p. 6 (section 13, right end of bottom shelf); BIB# 36320
Pike Sale (Brigham Collection) illustrated, #174;