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Fotted beaker

Object Number: 
1949.185
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 3/8 x 10 3/4 x 9 3/8 in. ( 31.4 x 27.3 x 23.8 cm )
Description: 
Colorless blown glass footed beaker with base blown separately and joined with a wafer; cylindrical bowl with rim folded inward, pouring spout, and rounded bottom; hollow pedestal has tooled rim and pontil mark on the inside.
Gallery Label: 
This object is described as a "druggist's mixing jar" in the accession records.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Katharine Prentis Murphy
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group