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No. 238 Rum Flacon With Stopper, 1917

This is a Rum flacon with stopper. It was designed by Josef Hoffmann and manufactured by J. & L. Lobmeyr GmbH.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from J. & L. Lobmeyr GmbH as part of The Virtue in Vice.

It is dated 1917 and we acquired it in 2009. Its medium is blown crystal. 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.: 18 x 15.6 cm (7 1/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

No. 238 Rum Flacon With Stopper, 1917; Designed by Josef Hoffmann (Austrian, b. Moravia, 1870–1956); Austria; blown crystal; H x diam.: 18 x 15.6 cm (7 1/16 x 6 1/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Dale and Doug Anderson, Anonymous Donor, Arthur Liu, and Prairie Pictures, Inc. and from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund; 2009-18-101-a,b

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Virtue in Vice.

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