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Celery glass

Object Number: 
1942.509a
Date: 
1845-1865
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 7/8 x 5 in. ( 25.1 x 12.7 cm )
Description: 
Blue-green, lead glass; pressed. Celery glass; eight-panel, bell-shaped body with scalloped rim, on short cylinder; body joined by wafer below to octagonal pedestal foot.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group