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Title: 
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Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.2.21
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.4 cm; Rim Diam: 9 cm; Base Diam: 6.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1830-1860
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. R. Salsbury Jones
Primary Description: 
Translucent and transparent opal white glass with many small and minute bubbles; blown and gilded; pear-shaped body with wide top and flaring rim, conical base with rough pontil mark; loop-handle applied to the body; on the body (almost invisible): "Forget me not", surrounded by a wreath (formerly in gold).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Jones, Mrs. R. Salsbury, Source
1955-01-04
Color: 
Inscription: 
Forget me not
inscription
on the body