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Whimsey "Top Hat"

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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...

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Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection

American, 1815–40

Object Place

New England, United States

Dimensions

5.7 cm (2.25 in.)

Accession Number

1978.787

Medium or Technique

Glass, blown three mold

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass