Whimsy "Top Hat"
Object Place: New England, United States
5.7 cm (2.25 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glass, blown three mold
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Colorless whimsey shaped like a top hat. Band of diagonal ribbing to the right above base, thin plain band of diagonal ribbing to the left, plain thin band, band of alternating sunburst motif and diamond diappering pattern, plain thin band, band of diagonal ribbing to the right of rim. Rim comes up on two sides and folds down on opposite two sides.
See GII-7, pg 254 in McKearin “American Glass”
William H. Fenn III Glass Collection