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Tumbler

1991.1410 (RS20839)

Description

Clear glass and gilt-decorated tumbler of cylindrical shape, painted with gild band at rim above egg and dart-like trim with delicate leaf and floral swags below (precise and controlled design); probably for travelling liquor case.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
gilding
glass (material)
painting (coating)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Federal
Gilded
gilding
Glass
glass (material)
Painted
painting (coating)
TUMBLER
tumblers (drinking glasses)
Dimensions
3.5 (H), 2.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1410
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2951

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