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Double Old Fashioned Glass, "St Tropez," Part of Nine-Piece Setting

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
  • Place Manufactured: Corning, New York, United States
  • DATES ca.1933
    DIMENSIONS 3 1/2 x 3 x 3 in. (8.9 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Engraved on bottom in script: "Steuben"
    SIGNATURE no signature
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    CREDIT LINE H. Randolph Lever Fund
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Steuben Glass, a division of Corning Glass Works, 1903-2011. Double Old Fashioned Glass, "St Tropez," Part of Nine-Piece Setting, ca.1933. Glass, 3 1/2 x 3 x 3 in. (8.9 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 72.40.24. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 72.40.24_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Double old-fashioned glass, part of a nine-piece setting, "St. Tropez" pattern. Colorless hand-blown glass, with hand-cut and hand-engraved decoration. Cylindrical shape with flat bottom. Cut decoration consists of straight lines set at opposite angles all around the sides. Engraved circles at top and bottom where lines join. Thick engraved band around top and bottom edge of glass. Condition: Scratches on bottom, otherwise excellent
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