Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

ale glass
  • England, United Kingdom
  • ale glass, 1755–1775
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • blown glass
  • Object Height: 20.95 cm
    Object Height: 8 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6321
Description

Clear ale glass with a tall, inverted bell-shaped bowl. There are two knops and red glass spiral decorations in the stem. There is a frosted, floral pattern around the bowl of the glass. It has a circular, flat foot with a circle of frosted dots around the base. (matches 28.6285)