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The Funeral of Ulysses Grant
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Aquamarine blown non-lead glass bowl with "lily-pad" decoration; circular form with flared sides and out-ward folded rim with added gather of glass tooled into four tall peaks with four shorter peaks in between; pontil mark on base.
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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