Libbey Glass Company (founded 1888). <em>Hatchet with Relief of George Washington</em>, ca. 1893. Glass, 1 1/8 x 8 1/4 x 4 1/8 in. (2.9 x 21 x 10.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription, 40.165. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 40.165_acetate_bw.jpg)

Hatchet with Relief of George Washington

Artist:Libbey Glass Company

Medium: Glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1893

Dimensions: 1 1/8 x 8 1/4 x 4 1/8 in. (2.9 x 21 x 10.5 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor


Accession Number: 40.165

Image: 40.165_acetate_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Colorless pressed glass in the shape of a hatchet; contains a profile bust portrait of George Washington on the blade; molded over bust, "THE FATHER OF THIS COUNTRY".

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