Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.3.143 B
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Colorless, polychrome lead glass; blown, engraved, millefiori, cut. Straight sides, rounded base; pair of cut lines below the rim; the sides, with spaced millefiori canes, cut circular facets, engraved foliate sprigs and cut stars on the sides, with a cut elaborate star on the base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1955
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Former Collection
1955
Designs in Miniature: The Story of Mosaic Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1995-06-03 through 1995-10-22
Designs in Miniature: The Story of Mosaic Glass (1995) illustrated, pp. 29-33; p. 29, Fig. 33; BIB# 26765