Stem Glass (One of Eight)

about 1860–70
New England Glass Co., East Cambridge, Massachusetts (1818–1888)


Object Place: So. Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

17.14 x 8.89 x 8.89 cm (6 3/4 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1974.214

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Colorless glass with flat circular foot, a tall stem with six facets and knob in center, and a tall bowl. The pattern consists of a bull’s eyes and tapering diamond point panels. It was called “Union” when it was first produced in the 1860’s.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ashton Sanborn in memory of Ashton Sanborn