Egg Cup in "Ashburton" Pattern

Object Name: 
Egg Cup in "Ashburton" Pattern

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Object Name: 
Egg Cup in "Ashburton" Pattern
Accession Number: 
67.4.52
Dimensions: 
H: 9.5 cm, D(rim): 6.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1875
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John F. Staub
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. Conical shape; eight oval depressions around body above eight arches; hexagonal baluster stem; circular flat foot with polished pontil mark; two faintly discernible mold lines at top rim and on top of foot.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Ashburton
Provenance: 
Staub, John F., Source
Staub, Mrs. John F., Source
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 23, third from left; BIB# 22048
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 251, #993; BIB# 30457