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Cobalt blue blown front on a colorles saucer base with folded rim. See 5-5, pg 51 in Early lighting- A Pictorial Guide compiled by the Rushlight Club 1972

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection

American, 1815–30

Object Place

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

11.7 cm (4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.730

Medium or Technique

Glass, free blown glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass