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Flip glass

1949.646.8 (RS119766)

Description

Pale aquamarine transparent body. Flip glass form with cylindrical sides tapering out from flat bottom; unpolished pontil. Wheel-etched decoration of two-masted ship; zig-zag border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1991
Location of origin
Mexico; Europe
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
glass (material)
glassblowing
soda lime glass
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Blown
Colonial Revival
Etched
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
flip glasses
Glass
GLASS
glass (material)
glassblowing
marines (visual works)
Maritime
Sailing vessel
sailing vessels
soda lime glass
Dimensions
3.75 (H), 3.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.646.8
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7922

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