Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
74.3.49
Dimensions: 
H: 13.3 cm, D (rim): 11.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1870-1900
Primary Description: 
Amber-tinted, iridescent, non-lead glass; blown and enameled. Tapered, cylindrical shape; sides with enameled decoration of crowned, seated male figure in black on white, circular area to right with scales; stylized foliate border in blue, green, and white enamel; dated "1531"; reverse with ornament in white enamel; base with slight kick, underside inscribed "F.H 379/.4" in black enamel, fragmentary, diamond-shape paper label printed "TSM" in monogram in red on white background; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Scott, Leslie S., Source
1974-06-27