Tumbler or beaker

English
1796


Object Place: Europe, Bristol, England

Dimensions

12.7 cm (5 in.)

Accession Number

56.681

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Sides taper to heavy base with fluting. Engraving near lip. Set with 56.678-684. Engraved monogram “WS” said to be for William Smith of Boston.

Provenance

By 1915, William S. Townsend; 1936, by inheritance Rose and Elizabeth Townsend; 1956, gift of the Misses Rose and Elizabeth Townsend to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Rose and Elizabeth Townsend