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tumbler or flip
  • United States
  • tumbler or flip, circa late 1700s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • blown glass, engraving
  • Object Height: 13.33 cm
    Object Height: 5 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6115

Clear, blown glass, tumbler (in the style of Henry William Stiegel (1729–1785)). It has a "flip" pattern with turned back rims. There are engraved, elliptical shapes decorating the outside of the tumbler, around the top edge.