Furniture Knob

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Object Name: 
Furniture Knob
Accession Number: 
68.4.393 B
Dimensions: 
(A) H: 3.8 cm, D(rim): 5.3 cm; (B) H: 4.1 cm, D(rim): 5.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1830-1840
Primary Description: 
Opaque blue glass; pressed. Mushroom shape; diamond and ellipse pattern on top; plain rim; square hole through center; round base ground smooth but not polished.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source