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What is this?

Thin-walled, clear glass; flute-like conical bowl on thin stem and flat circular foot.

This is a mineral water glass from Austria. It is dated 1926 and we acquired it in 1958. Museum purchase through gift of Georgiana L. McClellan. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

mouth-blown crystal ("muslin glass")

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 19.2 x 9.3 cm (7 9/16 x 3 11/16 in.)

This object was designed by Oswald Haerdtl and manufactured by J. & L. Lobmeyr

This object was purchased with funds from: Georgiana L. McClellan and purchased from Estate of Agnes M. Carpenter

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