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Measuring Glass

1991.518 (RS20950)

Description

Measuring glass, blown, cone-shaped with pouring lip, stemmed and on a wide round foot, etched with measurements for teaspoons, tablespoons, dram an drops in bold lettering and numbers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
glass (material)
glassblowing
Object type
Weights & Measures T&E
Descriptive terms
Blown
Etched
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
Glass
glass (material)
GLASS, MEASURING
glassblowing
measuring cups
Dimensions
4 x 2 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.518
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2492

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