Boot Glass

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Object Name: 
Boot Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.150
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13 cm, W: 9.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1800-1850
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Transparent purple lead glass; blown. Boot-shaped drinking glass with tall, ovoid leg, waisted ankle, flat heel, and rounded, flattened toe; rough pontil mark on the heel.
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1979-03-22
Technique: 
Some 19th Century Glasses from the Strauss Collection (1981-03) illustrated, p. 36, fig. 1; BIB# AI8566