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Object Name Glass, Dessert
Other Name Sherbet Glass
Object Number 1930.2.11
Collection Keeler
Description short, footed crystal sherbet glass; short tubular stem with round base; stylized pattern is etched around outside - alternating 3-budded flower and shorter leaf/wheat frond; rim is slightly flared
Dimensions H-3.189 Dia-3.78 inches
Dimension Details diam. measures top
stem: 2.6cm (1") long/high
Material glass/crystal
Provenance according to museum "lore" these crystal pieces belonged to the President's cousin, Lucy Elliott Keeler.
People Keeler, Lucy Elliot
Search Terms Lucy Keeler
stemware
crystalware
tableware
Manuscript Information Lucy Elliot Keeler Papers