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Whimsey "Top Hat"

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Cobalt blue whimsey in shape of top hat. Thin band of vertical ribbing above base, plain thin band, band of nine diamonds with sunburst motif in them, chevron pattern between diamonds, plain thin band of diamond diapering plain thin band of diagonal ribbing to the right on rim that comes up on...

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Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection

American, 1815–40

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

6.0 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.788

Medium or Technique

Glass, blown three mold

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass