Tumbler or Flip Glass

Object Name: 
Tumbler or Flip Glass

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Object Name: 
Tumbler or Flip Glass
Accession Number: 
50.4.497
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15 cm; Rim Diam: 10.5 cm; Base Diam: 11.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
probably 1800-1825
Primary Description: 
Tumbler or Flip Glass. Non-lead glass, thick and with bits of unfused "sand", royal purple; free-blown; tankard shape -- tall slender cylindrical form with short flare at base --, nearly flat base with rough pontil mark.
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1920
to
1950-07-31
Lux, Peter, Former Collection
1890
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Loan exhibition of eighteenth and early nineteenth century furniture & glass; for the benefit of the National Council of Girl Scouts, inc.
Venue(s)
American Art Galleries 1929-09-25 through 1929-10-09
American Glass (1948) (1948) illustrated, #8, pl. 71A; BIB# 25297