Cup and Saucer

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Object Name: 
Cup and Saucer
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
90.4.86
Dimensions: 
Overall H (a&b): 7.1 cm; (a) H: 6.5 cm, L (incl. handle): 11.9 cm, (b) H: 2.2 cm, D: 14.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1929-1930
Credit Line: 
Gift of Barbara Siemsen
Primary Description: 
Amber, non-lead glass, iridescent surface; pressed, iridized, "Twist" pattern. (a) Conical shape, with panels spiraling around sides; zig-zag handle; (b) circular shape, with spiral panels in rim.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
"Twist"
Provenance: 
Siemsen, Barbara, Source