Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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tumbler
  • United States
  • tumbler, circa late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 14 x 8.9 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6382
Description

Opaque white, glass tumbler with a thick, round base and a cylindrical body rising from the short, pinched stem. There is a gold band around the base, the stem, and the top rim. There are painted roses and vines around the center of the the tumbler. The flowers and vines are painted in pink, purple, green, blue and brown.