Whisky Taster

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Object Name: 
Whisky Taster
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 3.9 cm; Rim Diam: 4.9 cm; Foot Diam: 3.3 cm
On Display
about 1835-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
Whitish "clambroth" glass; pressed and tooled. Hat shape; cylindrical with flared rim; ten vertical panels around sides; plain base, pontil mark.
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 223, second from left; BIB# 22375
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 165, #610; BIB# 30457