Tumbler

Object Number: 
1952.217
Date: 
1780-1820
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 4 in. ( 12.7 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Colorless non-lead blown and pattern-molded glass tumbler; tapered form with 24 molded flutes of ascending and descending height around lower portion of body with wheel-engraved arabesques, trees, and deer below a squiggled band at rim; flat base with pontil mark; interior heavily frosted through use and/or abuse.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group