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1941

  • Work on this object began.

1951

  • Work on this object ended.

1955

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2021

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Tumbler (Sweden), ca. 1946

This is a tumbler. It is dated ca. 1946 and we acquired it in 1955. Its medium is graal glass (blown and cased colored and clear glass). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. A. Murray Young.

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Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 8.6 x 6.3 cm (3 3/8 x 2 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside: Hald [incised] Orrefors [very faint] / Omkrg 1946

Cite this object as

Tumbler (Sweden), ca. 1946; graal glass (blown and cased colored and clear glass); H x diam.: 8.6 x 6.3 cm (3 3/8 x 2 1/2 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. A. Murray Young; 1955-65-2

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