Drinking Horn

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Object Name: 
Drinking Horn
Accession Number: 
66.3.60
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1600-1650
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Drinking Horn. Colorless, opaque white. Vetro a fili, vetro a retorti; applied; silver mounts. Long and slender horn-shaped body made from opaque white canes a fili and a retorti; two colorless ribbons and one colorless loop-shaped handle applied to outside of body; silver cap at narrow end of horn; hinged cover with thumbpiece on top rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Former Collection
1966
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2004-05-13 through 2004-10-17