Goblet or Rummer with Sailing Ship

Object Name: 
Goblet or Rummer with Sailing Ship

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Object Name: 
Goblet or Rummer with Sailing Ship
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.275
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.5 cm; Rim Diam: 10.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1790-1820
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, engraved. Tapered bucket bowl; engraved representation of the iron bridge at Sunderland, with a ship sailing beneath it, in an oval frame with dotted surround; swag border on the reverse; engraved monogram "SG" flanked by rose and thistle sprays; double merese above a stem swelled at either end, with an angular knop at center; disk foot; polished pontil.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1982-08-17
Color: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
SG
Inscription
engraved
Some 19th Century Glasses from the Strauss Collection (1981-03) illustrated, p. 37, Fig. 6; BIB# AI8566