Spoonholder

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Object Name: 
Spoonholder
Accession Number: 
73.4.23
Dimensions: 
H: 12.2 cm, D(rim): 9.4 cm, D(base): 8.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1855-1870
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Marion Pike
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; blown, silvered, engraved. Cylindrical shape body with flaring rim, double walled; engraved with a band of flowers and leaves; round foot; base nearly completely covered with dark paper which covers the rough place in center where the opening for the mercury was sealed.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Pike, Marion, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Libbey Glass, A Tradition of 150 Years
Venue(s)
Toledo Museum of Art 1968 through 1968