Fostoria | American | Punch/Custard Cup - Flared - Flat Handle

Punch Cup – Flared, Flat Handle

Drinkware

Item Number:  #D-02
Height:  2¼″
Production Dates:  No Dates

Fostoria made a few different punch cups, with most differences being attributed to their handle and whether the cup was flared or regular in shape. This particular cup is the flared variation, with a flat handle.  The Punch Cup has three mould seams, and the piece shown here has a top band of clear glass – approximately ½” high.

It is important to note that the flared Punch Cups, with flat handles, varied slightly in size.  The one shown in this post is the bigger one, with a top diameter of approximately 3½”.  The height of the Punch Cup is approximately 2¼”, with a flat bottom.  Other size variations (up to about ¼”) might also be found in the height of the clear band of glass around the top of the cup.  The Punch Cup holds about 6 ounces.

This Punch Cup is referenced to as “flat-handled” because the top of the handle is flat.  This characteristic is different from other punch cups and coffee cups made by Fostoria Glass, which featured a typical round handle.

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Fostoria American Drinkware PDF Report Sample

Drinkware Category PDF 

This information is a good resource for those enthusiasts that want to catalog and/or print out all the pieces in the Fostoria American Drinkware category.  This is great information to put in a scrap book on the American pattern, or in a binder for future reference.

The PDF Report will show a photo of each piece that was produced – along with its official name and approximate dimensions – including an item number that I have assigned to each piece.  

 

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