Boot Glass

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Object Name: 
Boot Glass
Place Made: 
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Overall H: 9.8 cm, W: 6.4 cm; Top Diam: 4.1 cm
Not on Display
about 1800-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown. Boot-shaped drinking glass with tall, ovoid leg, waisted ankle, bulbous heel with applied pad, and arching, flattened toe; rough pontil mark on the heel.
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source