Prismatic - Straight Glass Collection

Title: 
Prismatic - Straight Glass Collection

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Object Name: 
Pair of Liquor Glasses
Title: 
Prismatic - Straight Glass Collection
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
85.6.23
Dimensions: 
See Individual Records
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1985
Credit Line: 
Gift of Hoya Crystal Gallery
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; probably molded, cut, ground and polished. (A) Liquor glass, with oval mouth and vertical wall. Rim plain; wall cut in eighteen identical vertical facets; base slightly concave, except for narrow ring at edge which is flat. On interior, wall descends vertically to mid-point; floor is concave. Lower part of object is solid. Acid-etched character on bottom. Metallic square label attached to wall, inscribed in silver on gray: "CRYSTAL / HOYA / MADE IN JAPAN 504". (B): as (A): liquor glass, with oval mouth and vertical wall. Rim plain; wall cut in eighteen identical vertical facets; base slightly concave, except for narrow ring at edge which is flat. On interior, wall descends vertically to mid-point; floor is concave. Lower part of object is solid. Acid-etched character on bottom. Metallic square label attached to wall, inscribed in silver on gray: "CRYSTAL / HOYA / MADE IN JAPAN 504".
Provenance: 
Hoya Crystal Gallery, Source
1985-11-21
Color: 
Inscription: 
CRYSTAL / HOYA / MADE IN JAPAN 504
label
wall metallic square label inscribed in silver on gray