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Drinking Vessel

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Colorless and blue glass
  • Place Manufactured: United States
  • DATES ca. 1930
    DIMENSIONS height: 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm); diameter: 3 in. (7.6 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Unmarked
    SIGNATURE no signature
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. Walter N. Pharr
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Drinking Vessel, ca. 1930. Colorless and blue glass, height: 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm); diameter: 3 in. (7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Walter N. Pharr, 80.170.1. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 80.170.1_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Drinking vessel (originally one of set of five), tulip-shaped bowl with thin etched vertical closely spaced lines extending from bottom of base to rim, blue glass flashed to rim. At base around join with stem, eight molded radiating leaves. Simple colorless stem. Slightly domed foot with continuous band of small etched ovals and blue glass flashed to edge of foot.
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    Drinking Vessel