Claret or Wineglass

Object Name: 
Claret or Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Claret or Wineglass
Accession Number: 
95.4.278 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.5 cm, Diam (max): 7.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1896-1910
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Ruth L. Gay, granddaughter of Walter Egginton
Primary Description: 
Claret or Wineglass. Colorless lead glass; blown, cut. Half-spherical bowl cut in an overall pattern of hexagonal buttons within diamonds, drawn inverted baluster stem cut in vertical panels, applied circular flat foot with cut star underneath, acid-stamped "EGGINTON" in a crescent moon enclosing a star on foot.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Gay, Thomas J., Source
1995-09-15
Gay, Ruth L., Source
1995-09-15
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
EGGINTON
inscription
Acid stamped foot
The Corning Museum of Glass: A Decade of Glass Collecting 1990-1999 (2000) illustrated, pp. 41, 58-59, #98; BIB# 65446
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1995 (1996) illustrated, pp. 20-21, #2; BIB# AI95180