Museum Open Monday

The New-York Historical Society Museum will be open Monday, December 29, 10am-6pm. For details, please visit our calendar.

Tumbler

Tumbler
Title
Tumbler
Date 
1952
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 13.3 x 7 cm )
Description 
Colorless pressed lead glass tumbler with plain conical foot and straight sides; inscription "20TH CENTURY LIMITED Fiftieth Anniversary JUNE 15, 1952" painted in gold, under decorative motif composed of horizontal lines.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dora Whitman Flukiger in memory of Florence Elsworth Wilson (Mrs. R. Thornton Wilson)
Object Number 
1955.260
Marks 
painted: on side of glass: "20TH/CENTURY/LIMITED/Fiftieth/Anniversary/JUNE 15, 1962"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group