Notice of Upcoming Content and Access Change

The Museum is working on the future of our online collections access, which will be incrementally released over time. On November 1, 2022, “My Collection” sets will be discontinued and no longer available. If you have “My Collection” sets you wish to preserve, we encourage you to print the sets, save as a PDF, or otherwise make your own copies of important information for your future reference.

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 25.2 cm; Rim Diam: 10.8 cm; Foot Diam: 11.7 cm
On Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, cut, engraved. Large, straight-sided, round-funnel bowl; engraved matte valance border with polished oval facets; engraved crowned oval panel bearing a bust-length portrait of a woman facing sinister, framed with scrolls, putto at the left, holding a banner bearing a double- headed crowned eagle, at the right, a trophy of arms; on the reverse, a slanted oval bearing the interlaced monogram "EP1", with scroll frame, and a winged putto pointing toward the portrait panel, rococo scrolls with foliage between; the base of the bowl with circular, rounded square, and diamond facets; multiple air beads, in a ring of six encircling one, in the base of the bowl; hollow stem composed of an oval-faceted flattened knop, a cell-faceted flattened knop, and a panel-faceted inverted baluster; trumpet foot; thick pontil wad.
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Rosenback Collection, Former Collection
Princess Paley, Former Collection