Edward VII Coronation Goblet

Object Name: 
Edward VII Coronation Goblet

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Object Name: 
Edward VII Coronation Goblet
Accession Number: 
79.2.297
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.2 cm; Rim Diam: 7.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1902
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, engraved, gilt. Deep, ovoid bowl, with gilt rim and gilt engraved crowned script monogram "E VII R" and the date "19 / 02"; merese above a hollow ball enclosing a silver Maundy three-pence coin, with a portrait of King Edward VII, signed "DES", on the obverse, and inscribed "EDWARDVS VII D : G : BRITT : OMN : REX F : D : IND : IMP :" in circle around the portrait; a crowned "3" on the reverse, with the date "19 / 02", and a wreath of framing oak leaves; merese below; thin disk foot with gilt rim and many-pointed cut star.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Former Collection
1979-03-22
Color: 
Inscription: 
19 / 02
Date
19 / 02
Date
EDWARDVS VII D : G : BRITT : OMN : REX F : D : IND : IMP :
Inscription
3
Inscription
E VII R
Monogram
DES
Signature
Some 19th Century Glasses from the Strauss Collection (1981-03) illustrated, p. 37, Fig. 5; BIB# AI8566