Goblet

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Object Name: 
Goblet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.483
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.8 cm; Rim Diam: 4.4 cm; Foot Diam: 7.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1600-1699
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Goblet. Colorless, with brownish gray tinge; translucent blue. Blown, mold-blown; applied, tooled. Goblet. Conical bowl with fire-polished rim and rounded base, joined by merese to mold blown (12 ribs) and twisted stem, consisting of upper squat baluster, flattened knop, and lower inverted-baluster-like, tapering section; joined with capstan to shallow, blown foot with infolded rim and pontil mark. Two ear-shaped handles of translucent blue glass with crimped combs of colorless glass, with extensions reaching almost to foot, are applied to stem.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1979
Three Great Centuries of Venetian Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass
Three Great Centuries of Venetian Glass (1958) pp. 88-89, #89; BIB# 63296