Overlay tumbler

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Object Name: 
Overlay tumbler
Accession Number: 
50.3.52
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.1 cm; Rim Diam (max): 8.9 cm; Base Diam (max): 5.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1800-1899
Primary Description: 
Overlay Tumbler. Colorless non-lead glass cased with opaque white then sapphire-blue; free-blown with design cut through to colorless core or base. Straight sides flaring from rounded hollow base; geometric design, opaque white piping between colorless motifs and blue surface ground -- on sides, long round top panels between wide band at top and two narrow ones at bottom above arches on side of base, ribs forming arches extending on bottom to center.
Provenance: 
Glover, Marguerite, Source
1950-11-08
Corning Glass Works, Corning, Former Collection