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No. 248 Water Tumbler, 1931

This is a Water tumbler. It was designed by Adolf Loos and manufactured by J. & L. Lobmeyr GmbH, Vienna, Austria and Zahn & Goepfert, Blumenbach.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It has been able to spend time at the museum on loan from J. & L. Lobmeyr GmbH.

It is dated 1931 and we acquired it in 2009. Its medium is mouth-blown crystal, brilliant-cut bottom. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Dale and Doug Anderson, Anonymous Donor, Arthur Liu, and Prairie Pictures, Inc. and from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 9.2 x 7.6 cm (3 5/8 x 3 in.)

Cite this object as

No. 248 Water Tumbler, 1931; Designed by Adolf Loos (Austrian, 1870–1933); Austria; mouth-blown crystal, brilliant-cut bottom; H x diam.: 9.2 x 7.6 cm (3 5/8 x 3 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Dale and Doug Anderson, Anonymous Donor, Arthur Liu, and Prairie Pictures, Inc. and from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund; 2009-18-152

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