Boot Glass

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Object Name: 
Boot Glass
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H: 13.1 cm, W: 10.1 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, pattern-molded, engraved. Tall, boot shape; with cup-shaped rim with rounded spout at the rear; tapered sides; vertical ribbing (12 ribs) with engraved floral sprays on alternating panels; applied pincered four-part spur at the back; applied rounded toe, with engraved floral spray on top; trailed milled band around the toe and heel; rough pontil mark on the heel.
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
Some 19th Century Glasses from the Strauss Collection (1981-03) illustrated, p. 36, fig. 1; BIB# AI8566