Goblet

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Object Name: 
Goblet
Accession Number: 
55.4.34 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.5 cm; Rim Diam: 11.9 cm; Foot Diam: 12.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1793
Web Description: 
This goblet originally had a matching cover.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Thomas, Mrs. Christian, Source
1955-10-19
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
1793 / George Trisler
Inscription
body, exterior of bowl Dated 1793 in a circle, enclosing the name
Primary Description: 
Goblet. Clear heavy glass with slight dark grey tint and few minute bubbles; wear marks at base and inside of bowl; free blown and engraved; pedestal foot with rough pontil mark, squat inverted baluster stem with large tear, deep semi-oval bowl; on the bowl a wreath of flowers and volutes with the date "1793" in a circle, enclosing the name: "George Trisler."
Liquid Refreshment: 2000 Years of Drinks and Drinking Glasses
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1993-04-24 through 1994-12-31
Independence Pursued: 17th and 18th c. American Glass: Amelung
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1976-05 through 1976-11
 
Amelung Glass: An Exhibition of Wares from New Bremen, Maryland, including pieces attributed to Amelung and some examples of Stiegel, Pittsburgh, Sandwich, etc., 1750-1875
Venue(s)
Maryland Historical Society