Covered Goblet

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Object Name: 
Covered Goblet
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Accession Number: 
94.3.153
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 35.4 cm, Diam: 10.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1759
Web Description: 
The goblet shows the country estate Middelwyk, near Soest in the Netherlands. Jacob Sang is famous for his restrained but effective use of polishing within his richly detailed engravings.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sheppard, Christopher (d. 2015), Source
1994-07-21
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Technique: 
Primary Description: 
Covered Goblet. Colorless glass; blown, engraved. Covered goblet: straight-sided round funnel bowl set on composite baluster stem consisting of dumb-bell with elongated air bubbles over a teared inverted baluster and base knop on a conical foot. One side of the bowl is engraved with a coat of arms, the other with a Dutch country house and garden, with a group of hunters sitting in the courtyard smoking pipes.
Recent Important Acquisitions, 37 (1995) illustrated, p. 104, #13; BIB# AI36371
The Corning Museum of Glass, Curators' Choice (1995) illustrated, #9; BIB# 36655