Goblet

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Object Name: 
Goblet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.619
Dimensions: 
H: 22.2 cm; D (rim): 9 cm, (foot): 10.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1720-1740
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless and transparent dark red glasses; blown, engraved. Tall, tapered, straight-sided bowl with rounded base, formed of two bubbles, one atop the other; engraved foliate scrolls and birds cover both bowls; stem composed of two mereses above a flattened ball knop, an inverted baluster containing multiple spirally-twisted red threads, swelling to a disk, above a capstan; circular foot with engraved foliate wreath on the upper side; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979
Schick, Viktor, Former Collection