Mug or Tankard

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Object Name: 
Mug or Tankard
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Overall H: 16 cm; Rim Diam: 8.9 cm; Base Diam: 10.6 cm
Not on Display
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.
East Side Winter Antiques Show
Park Avenue Armory
Treasures in Glass
Allentown Art Museum 1966 through 1966
Treasures in Glass (1966) illustrated, pp. 54-55, #99; BIB# 28036