View Tumbler

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Object Name: 
View Tumbler
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.3.120
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.8 cm; Rim Diam (max): 7.8 cm; Base Diam (max): 6.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1808
Primary Description: 
View Tumbler. Colorless glass; free-blown, engraved, stained and enameled. Cylindrical form, about .9 cm thick in base with ground and polished pontil mark; inside bottom of glass, yellow-amber (silver stain); small vertical ovals on rope-bordered pink band about .6 cm below rim; polychrome transparent enameled decoration: black bordered panel with tall trees in foliage at sides, large building and shrubs at back, and stream in foreground, and, at right, a woman standing beside a fisherman seated on the bank of the stream; signed along lower right cut-corner of panel: "M.1808".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Pinkus, E., Source
1951-02-07
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
M.1808
inscription
along lower right cut-corner of panel