Mug or Tankard

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Object Name: 
Mug or Tankard
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
53.3.67
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16 cm; Rim Diam: 8.9 cm; Base Diam: 10.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1700-1799
Primary Description: 
Mug or Tankard. Clear glass with slight bluish-grey tint and with few sand impurities and minute bubbles; wear marks at base and rim; free blown and engraved, with applied handle; almost cylindrical body flaring at base, rough pontil mark; applied long broad "D" strap handle; on front sun-like cartouche with a pair of birds, on either sides sprays of flowers, below rim a wave line accompanied by groups of dots.
Department: 
East Side Winter Antiques Show
Venue(s)
Park Avenue Armory
Treasures in Glass
Venue(s)
Allentown Art Museum 1966 through 1966
 
Treasures in Glass (1966) illustrated, pp. 54-55, #99; BIB# 28036