Asian Goblet

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Object Name: 
Covered Goblet Engraved with Continent of Asia
Asian Goblet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
99.3.37 A
Overall H: 44 cm; Foot Diam: 16.5 cm
On Display
about 1710-1725
Web Description: 
This goblet comes from the property of the princes of Oettingen-Wallerstein, a family documented in Germany since 1141.
Rudigier-Ruckert, Gertrud, Source
Primary Description: 
Covered Goblet Engraved with Continent of Asia. Colorless glass, blown, cut, engraved. Covered goblet, the baluster stem, base of the bowl and finial of the lid cut, and the bowl engraved with allegory of the Asian Continent after 16th century design.
Corning Museum of Glass
Changing Exhibitions Gallery
Glass of the Alchemists: Lead Crystal-Gold Ruby, 1650-1750 (2008) illustrated, pp. 288-291, #111; BIB# 103865
The Corning Museum of Glass: A Decade of Glass Collecting 1990-1999 (2000) illustrated, pp. 15, 18, #11; BIB# 65446