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Finger Bowl

1971.1276.3 (RS80677)

Description

Colorless cut glass circular bowl form flares upward from flat bottom; bottom covered with cut diamond and interior cross hatch pattern; large diamond facet is engraved with and Old English "M;" sunburst cut into bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Location of origin
Ireland
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
glass (material)
lead glass
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Anglo-Irish
Anglo-Irish glass
BOWL, FINGER
finger bowls
Glass
glass (material)
lead glass
Dimensions
2.875 x 4.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1276.3
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6406

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