Tumbler

American
1775–1825


Place of Creation: United States

Dimensions

7.6 cm (3 in.)

Accession Number

1978.830

Medium or Technique

Glass, molded and engraved

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Colorless cylindrical tumbler that flares slightly to rim. Heavy base with much wear and scratching. Band of squiggles engraved below rim and three floral and leaf sprays engraved below this. Bohemian, Continental folk style.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. William H. Fenn III, Yorklyn SR Box 21, Mt Cuba, Delaware

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection