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Tumbler

Object Number: 
1958.150a
Date: 
1955-1958
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 11.4 x 8.9 cm )
Marks: 
printed: "4902 PENNSYLVAIA 4902" on engine, "PRR" in keystone
Description: 
Colorless pressed glass tumbler; tapered tumbler with red and gray decal of a Pennsylvania RR passenger train against a background of monuments of Boston, New York, and Washington D.C with the Pennsylvania RR keystone logo.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this glass is part of a set of king-sized Old Fashioned glasses (an Old Fashioned contains whiskey, bitters, sugar, mashed fruit, and soda) that was acquired from the Pennsylvania Railroad in 1958 for $3.00 a glass.
Credit Line: 
Purchase, Foster-Jarvis Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group