Cordial Glass

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Object Name: 
Cordial Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 17.3 cm; Rim Diam: 5.2 cm
On Display
about 1760-1775
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Cordial Glass. Colorless, opaque and opalescent white lead glasses; blown, applied. Small round-funnel bowl, ribbed over the lower half; straight opalescent white stem enclosing a single-series opaque white twist stem (multi-ply corkscrew); conical foot; rough pontil mark.
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
In Sparkling Company: Reflections on Glass in the 18th-century British World (2020) illustrated, p. 18 (fig. 6);
Glass Through the Ages (Revised) (1959) pl. 88a; BIB# 65361
Glass Through the Ages (1st Ed.) (1948) pl. 58a; BIB# 18668