Sweetmeat Glass

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Object Name: 
Sweetmeat Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.222
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.9 cm; Rim Diam: 9.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1740-1760
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, molded. Pan-topped ovoid bowl; tapered disk above an octagonal "molded pedestal" stem with coil collar at the base; domed and folded foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
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