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Buffalo Bill Museum

Makers
Pittsburgh 5
Descriptions
glass 581 pressed 38
Names
wine glass 7
Subjects
thumbprint pattern 7
Date:
1893
Dimensions:
diameter of top: 3 in, H: 3.75 in
Inscription:
Band inscribed: Buffalo Bill's/Wild West, Inscribed on opposite side: World's Fair/1893
Remarks:
Wine or small water glass, thumbprint pattern pressed glass, clear bottom with painted red band around top. Probably made in Pittsburgh. Ruby glass souvenirs were sold at the Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893 and were first popularized there.
Accession Number:
1.69.89

Not currently on display


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