Mug

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Object Name: 
Mug
Accession Number: 
96.4.210
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.1 cm, Diam: 7.8 cm, L (max): 11.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1898-1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Eugene E. Anderson, Jr. in memory of her aunt, Mildred Hamilton Locke (daughter-in-law of Joseph Locke)
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; mold-blown, acid-etched. Cylindrical shape, slightly wider at top; blown in an optic mold with vertical ribs, cracked-off top rim, acid-etched decoration of 5 poppy blossoms with buds and leaves below rim with evenly spaced vertical lines from the flowers to the base of the mug. Applied handle (applied lower-end first) at one side, near bottom edge, plain base with no pontil mark; "LOCKE ART" etched upside down beneath handle.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Poppy & Lines
Provenance: 
Anderson, Mrs. Eugene E., Jr., Source
1996-10-23