Wine Rinser

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Object Name: 
Wine Rinser
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
60.2.50 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.2 cm; Rim w/out Spouts Diam: 12.1 cm; Base Diam: 10.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1790
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. William Esty
Primary Description: 
Clear lead glass; heavy wear marks at base; blown and engraved. At bottom cylindrical bowl slightly spreading upwards, with two spouts at opposite ends, slightly concave base with ground pontil mark; on the obverse a rampant lion turned to the left, crowned apparently the crest of the Earl of Edgecombe.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esty, Mrs. William, Former Collection
1960-05-26