Tumbler in "Agata" Pattern

Object Name: 
Tumbler in "Agata" Pattern

Notice of Upcoming Content and Access Change

The Museum is working on the future of our online collections access, which will be incrementally released over time. On November 1, 2022, “My Collection” sets will be discontinued and no longer available. If you have “My Collection” sets you wish to preserve, we encourage you to print the sets, save as a PDF, or otherwise make your own copies of important information for your future reference.

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Tumbler in "Agata" Pattern
Accession Number: 
69.4.125
Dimensions: 
H: 7.5 cm, D(top): 5.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1886-1888
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Florence Bushee
Primary Description: 
Pink shading to dark pink glass; free blown. Cylindrical shape slightly wider at top rim; polished pontil mark on base; color is dark pink at top shading to light pink at bottom with a splotchy gold-colored stain on the sides which gives the ware its name, "Agata".
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Agata
Provenance: 
Bushee, Florence, Source
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 68; BIB# 22048