Whiskey Tumbler

American
1810–30


Place of Creation: United States

Dimensions

7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.828

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Colorless cylindrical tumbler that flares slightly at rim. Heavy base, tumbler has band of leaves an circles encircling it below rim and engraved flower basket with handles with seven cut ovals and leaves above. Two larger flwers with leaves on either side of basket and leaf and flower spray on reverse. Engraving is roughly etched. Condition: slight chip in rim of tumbler.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection