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Object ID 1989.006.006 a
Object Name Cup, Punch
Collection Glass
Credit line Gift of Mrs. Albert W. Morse
Date circa 1800
Description Small, clear glass punch cup with a slightly conical shape and ear-shaped handle that extends from the lip down to a solid base that is crimped at the lower edge. It is engraved below the lip with a band of simple stars and zig-zags.

Dimensions H-2.5 W-2.875 Dia-2.125 inches
Dimension Details width including handle; diameter at lip.
Owned Thomas Willing
Provenance Said to have originally belonged to Thomas Willing of Philadelphia (1731-1821), an American merchant, financier, and a Delegate to the Continental Congress.
Subjects Drinking vessels
Alcoholic beverages
Search Terms Cups
Punch Cups
Thomas Willing
Room Front Parlor
Material Glass
Place of Origin Bohemia or Germany