Domed Cover

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Object Name: 
Domed Cover
Accession Number: 
90.2.5
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.9 cm, Diam: 11.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1750-1765
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, cut. Domed, circular shape, with rounded rim and tapered brim; cut all over in a series of triangular facets; applied, faceted finial composed of an ovoid knop over a true baluster knop.
Department: 
Provenance: 
State Museum of Pennsylvania, Source
1990-02-13
Color: 
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