Covered Goblet

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Object Name: 
Covered Goblet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
(a,b) H: 27.3 cm; (a) H: 19.4 cm, D(rim): 8.1 cm, (foot) 10.1 cm; (b) H: 8.6 cm, D: 8.9 cm
On Display
about 1730-1750
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, cut zwischengoldglas technique. (a) Straight-sided, tapered bowl with rounded bottom; panel cut; double-walled bowl containing gilt decoration between of a crowned coat of arms with a rampant crowned lion brandishing a sword and holding four arrows in his paws, with lion supporters, and a ribbon inscribed "HOLLAND/SEELAND/FRIESLAND/GRONINGEN/ OVER.VSSEL/VTRECIIT (sic)/GELD ERLAND" and with associated coats of arms, with gilt foliate medallion with checkered center in the base; stem composed of facet-cut flattened knop, merese, panel-cut inverted baluster, and capstan; circular foot with ring of cut ovals on the underside. (b) Flat-domed circular shape with inset, tapered flange; panel-cut sides and top, with inset circular medallion enclosing a circular medallion of leaves, fruit and scrollwork; finial composed of pointed faceted knob above faceted flattened knop.
Schick, Viktor, Former Collection
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Masterpieces of European and American Glass
Suntory Museum of Art 1981-10 through 1981-11
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23