Footed Beaker with Cover

Object Name: 
Footed Beaker with Cover

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Object Name: 
Footed Beaker with Cover
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 27 cm
On Display
about 1720-1735
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Dark gold ruby. Blown, cut. Beaker with waisted bell-shaped bowl; cut rounded ribs on upper twothirds, and relief-cut acanthus leaves around base. Blown foot with infolded rim and polished pontil mark, panel-cut, with circle of rounded acanthus leaves. Domed cover, with rounded sides and inset flange; cut rounded ribbing and acanthus leaves below ovoid leaf-decorated finial with diamond-faceted top.
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
Corning Museum of Glass
Changing Exhibitions Gallery
Alchemy & Glass: The Mystery Explored at Corning Museum (2008-06-20) illustrated
Alchemy & Glass: the Mystery Explored at Corning Museum (2008-06-20) illustrated, p. 46;
Glass of the Alchemists: Lead Crystal-Gold Ruby, 1650-1750 (2008) illustrated, p. 249, #80; BIB# 103865
Rubinglas des Ausgehenden 17. und des 18. Jahrhunderts (1997-12-15) Band 2, p. 9, #20; BIB# 60294