Sake Cup

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Object Name: 
Sake Cup
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
73.6.13 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.3 cm; Rim Diam: 5 cm; Base Diam: 3.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1972
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dorothy Blair
Primary Description: 
Colorless soda glass; blown. Overlaid with close speckles of gold leaf and upward swirling stripes of opaque light blue and narrower stripes of opaque dark blue, black and brownish red glasses. Very slight thickening of the rim; wall narrows to a waist, flaring slightly to a rounding-in flat base.
Provenance: 
Blair, Dorothy, Source
1973-04-23