Small Tumbler or Shot Glass

Object Name: 
Small Tumbler or Shot Glass

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Object Name: 
Small Tumbler or Shot Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
72.3.65 C
Overall H: 6.8 cm
On Display
about 1930
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass, black and white enamels, metallic silver; blown, mold-blown, cut, polished, acid-etched, engraved, painted, fired. Small six-sided tumbler or shot glass with lipless ground and polished rim, broad front and back panels with spiral decoration tapering to small circle with etched (frosted) interior, same decoration in reverse on opposite wall, narrow sides of vessel formed of two narrow panels meeting at an angle; sides taper in to solid base ground and polished flat, no pontil; unsigned.
Parke-Bernet Galleries, NYC, Source