Sweetmeat Glass

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Object Name: 
Sweetmeat Glass
Accession Number: 
79.2.291
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.7 cm; Rim Diam: 9.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1685-1690
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, pattern-molded. Low, lipped, cup-shaped bowl with folded rim; thin, trailed nipt chain decoration between two trailed threads; additional gadroon-molded gather at the base; merese and waisted neck above a spirally-ribbed inverted baluster stem; crudely folded foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Lomas, H. R. P., Former Collection
Beddington, Claude, Former Collection
1946-05-26