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H: 24.4 cm, D: 10.5 cm
On Display
about 1800-1840
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Gift in memory of Gertrude Christman Melvin
Primary Description: 
Greyish lead glass; blown and tooled. Chicken finial with hook coming from chicken's breast; knop with four flanges above; four section cane of rigaree; stem with four flanges; applied flat circular foot with rough pontil mark underneath.
Arman, David, Source