Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.3.37
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.8 cm; Rim Diam (max): 6.8 cm; Base Diam (max): about 5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1700-1799
Primary Description: 
Tumbler. Non-lead glass; dip-molded and engraved. Straight sides spreading to plain rim from 12-sided flat base with small rough pontil mark and rounded at bottom inside; 12 equidistant wide- spaced narrow vertical ribs from bottom to rim; engraved band -- scallop-circle about 2.5 cm above base and below swags with alternate tassels and tear drops, "bead" on ribs from juncture of swags to scallop circlet, irregular v-line at top.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1950-08-10
Technique: 
Material: