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H: 9.3 cm, Diam: 8.3 cm; W (incl handle): 11 cm
On Display
about 1845-1870
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Transparent amber glass; pressed "Ashburton" pattern. Conical shape, with two rows of oval panels around sides; ear-shape handle with crimp at bottom applied to one side; applied circular foot; polished pontil mark.
Pattern Name: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
Liquid Refreshment: 2000 Years of Drinks and Drinking Glasses
Corning Museum of Glass 1993-04-24 through 1994-12-31
Pressed Glass, 1825-1925
Corning Museum of Glass 1983-04 through 1983-10
St. Louis Art Museum 1983-12-01 through 1984-03-01
Suntory Museum of Art 1984-07-17 through 1984-09-02
Portland Museum of Art 1984-11-01 through 1985-12-31
Cincinnati Art Museum 1985-04-13 through 1985-05-26
Current and Coming: American and European Pressed Glass (1983-06) p. 1128;
A Century of Pressed Glass (1983) ill.; BIB# AI11576
Pressed Glass 1825-1925 (1983) 48 p.; BIB# 30792
Nineteenth Century Pressed Glass (1983) illustrated, p. 35 (right); BIB# AI10579