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Tumbler

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Colorless cylindrical tumbler that flares slightly at rim. Below rim are two engraved flower and vine sprays altenating with two floral sprays, one spray has center of lower cut through. Glass surface has many scratches in it and seam line up one side. Bohemian, Cotinental 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

American, 1775–1825

Place of Creation

United States

Dimensions

7.0 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1978.829

Medium or Technique

Glass, molded and engraved

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass