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Fingerbowl

1949.665.2 (RS119778)

Description

Opaque white "clambroth" body. Deep bowl with cylindrical sides. Gilt band at rim. Polished pontil.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1860
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
gilding
glass (material)
glassblowing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Blown
BOWL, FINGER
finger bowls
Gilded
gilding
Glass
glass (material)
glassblowing
Dimensions
3.125 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.665.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7965

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