Tumbler

American
1815–40


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

10.3 cm (4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.772

Medium or Technique

Glass, blown three mold

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Large colorless tumbler, cylindrical form with slightly flaring sides. Band of counterclockwise diagonal ribbing above base, plain thin band, band of clockwise diagonal ribbing, wide band of alternating diamond diapering and waffle diamond sunburst (see figure 8, plate 101, pg 263 in McKearin), plain thin band, band of counterclockwise diagonal ribbing, a thin plain band and band of vertical ribbing running to rim.
See GIII-22, pg 255 in MckEarin “American Glass”

Provenance

See # 59 in George S. McKearin Collection Auction catalogue Part II 1932, pg 14

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection