Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.662
Dimensions: 
H: 10.7 cm, D(rim): 7.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1820-about 1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, cut, engraved. Waisted, panel-cut shape; raised oval medallion with engraved male portrait, facing left; on the reverse, a smaller raised oval with concave lens; star- and fan-cut base.
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Moser, Leo, Former Collection
Glaser der Empire- und Biedermeierzeit (1923) p. 113; BIB# 25652