Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Accession Number: 
2011.4.125
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.6 cm, Diam (max): 7.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1825-1850
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; blown, cut, engraved. Straight-walled tumbler with band of pointed ovoid cartouches filled with alternating cut diamond patterns. One cartouche surrounds square containing the following engraved text: "HS / Nye". Band of cut square panels around base.
Provenance: 
Jessen, Lawrence, Source
2011-11-09
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
HS / Nye
inscription
Engraved on one cartouche