Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Accession Number: 
81.4.131
Dimensions: 
H: 11.2 cm, D: 8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1830-1835
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, cut and engraved. Cylindrical shape; front panel engraved with view of large house and inscription "SEDGELEY PARK/in Philadelphia"; row of diamond cutting below view; vertical flutes cut in back below a row of swags; rayed pattern cut in base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Calbert, Mrs. Eugene M., Source
1981-08-21
Glasses Engraved with American Views (1994-07) illustrated, p. 78, pl. I; BIB# AI33194
Recent Important Acquisitions, 24 (1982) illustrated, p. 101, #43; BIB# AI9252