Goblet

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Object Name: 
Goblet
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
90.3.22
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.5 cm; Rim Diam: 11.1 cm; Foot Diam: 13.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1710-1720
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, carved, engraved. Large, straight-sided bowl with rounded base; rim cut in a taper on the inside; sides with an engraved vignette of two men clasping their right hands, holding glasses in a toast in their left hands; a table with handled jug in the background; inscribed above the men, "deine meine und noch eine"; two grape vines forming a bower at the sides and overhead; base of the bowl decorated with large carved concave and convex rounded panels; stem with disk merese at the top, with carved stylized foliate rim, above a hollow inverted baluster, with three relief-carved acanthus leaves on the sides, and a basal knop with carved stylized foliate rim; large circular foot with carved radial concave panels; carved eight-pointed star underneath the foot.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sheppard, Christopher (d. 2015), Source
1990-03-30
Franz Gondelach: Baroque Glass Engraving in Hesse (JGS) (1996) illustrated, p. 138, #22; BIB# AI3179
Recent Important Acquisitions, 33 (1991) illustrated, p. 99, #10; BIB# AI27386