Boot Glass

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Object Name: 
Boot Glass
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Overall H: 12.5 cm; Rim Diam: 6.9 cm
Not on Display
about 1800-1820
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Transparent dark blue lead glass; blown, pattern-molded. Boot shape; large ovoid bowl, spirally ribbed (16 ribs) drawn down into a small, circular keel, with pontil mark on the base; applied hollow oval toe on one side (the toe is open to the inside of the boot).
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source