Sake Cup

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Object Name: 
Sake Cup
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
73.6.14 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7 cm; Rim Diam: 5.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1972
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dorothy Blair
Primary Description: 
Colorless soda glass, blown. Overlaid on exterior with speckles of gold leaf and upward swirling stripes of translucent light blue, bluish-gray, brownish-red and green. Slightly heavy body; narrowing waist, slightly flaring again at the base; ground base is a slightly raised irregularly circular area.
Provenance: 
Blair, Dorothy, Source
1973-04-23