Mug

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Object Name: 
Mug
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.135
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.8 cm, W: 11.5 cm, Diam (max): 8.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1746
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, pattern-molded. Bell-shaped bowl with slightly flared rim; wide band of threading below rim, single heavy thread at middle, and a panel-molded (16 panels) gather at base; applied loop handle, the lower terminal folded; hollow section between bowl and foot containing a silver Maundy 2d. of King George II, dated 1746; disk foot; rough pontil mark on underside.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Category: 
Some 19th Century Glasses from the Strauss Collection (1981-03) illustrated, p. 42, Fig. 14; BIB# AI8566