Mead Glass

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Object Name: 
Mead Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.337
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.1 cm; Rim Diam: 7.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1740-1750
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Bright transparent yellow-green lead glass; blown, molded. Cup-shaped bowl with molded ribbed gather at the base; incised twist stem composed of an inverted baluster above a basal ball knop; folded foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22