Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
72.3.44
Dimensions: 
H: 11.8 cm, D (rim): 7.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Opaque white glass, gilt; pressed. Conical bowl, with vertical fluting alternating with vertical lines of beading; gilded "beads" and gilt decoration of stars and wavy lines and a stylized palm frond alternate in the flutes; gilt line near rim, around top of flutes; zig-zagging at bottom of flutes and around hexagonal scalloped foot; impressed "PORTIEUX" underneath.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source