Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.3.40
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.5 cm; Diam (Rim): 7.5 cm, Diam(Base): 7.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1801-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of Robert W. Coe
Primary Description: 
Transparent bluish-white opalescent heavy glass with many minute bubbles; base has a few darkish wear marks; blown in a mold, enameled and gilded. Cylindrical beaker with flat base having slight pontil mark; lower half of beaker and base has been patterned in a sixteen rib mold, the rib forming a star or rosette at the base; the upper plain part of the body has been decorated with a wreath consisting of a wavy gilded continuous tendril accompanied by blue blossoms with yellow centers, a plain gold line along the rim and at the border between upper and lower body.
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Provenance: 
Coe, Robert E., Source
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