Whiskey Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Whiskey Tumbler
Accession Number: 
98.4.275 C
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.7 cm; Rim Diam: 6.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1895-1915
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Hamblen Trust of the Hamblen Family: Watt & Tallie Hamblen, Mary Margaret & Mattie Terry Hamblen
Primary Description: 
Whiskey Tumbler. Colorless lead glass, transparent red glass; blown, cut. Cylindrical shape slightly flaring at top rim, six broad vertical flutes around body, cut through red to colorless glass, cut multi-pointed star on base. Scratched with tool.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hamblen Trust of the Hamblen Family, Source
1998-07-17
Color: 
Material: 
Recent Important Acquisitions, 41 (1999) illustrated, p. 198, #39; BIB# AI43981