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Object Name: 
Whisky Taster
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.4.821
Dimensions: 
H: 4.3 cm, D(rim): 4.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1835-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
Light blue glass; pressed. Cylindrical shape; plain top rim, narrow vertical fluting around sides; plain base and pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 166, #612; BIB# 30457