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ale glass
  • England, United Kingdom
  • ale glass, 1755–1775
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • blown glass
  • Object Height: 21 cm
    Object Height: 8 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6285

Clear, blown glass ale glass with red and clear spiral decorations in the stem of the glass. It has an elongated bowl that is an inverted bell shape, with engraved designs of leaves and grapes. It has a round, flat foot that is decorated with a ring of engraved dots.