Wineglass in "Horse" Pattern

Object Name: 
Wineglass in "Horse" Pattern

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Object Name: 
Wineglass in "Horse" Pattern
Accession Number: 
69.4.29
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.7 cm; Rim Diam: 5.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1880-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of Franklin S. Blake
Web Description: 
This was one of the most popular engraved patterns of Hawkes.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Horse
Provenance: 
Blake, Franklin S., Source
1969-05-23
Category: 
Primary Description: 
Wineglass in "Horse" Pattern. Colorless lead glass; blown, cut and engraved. Cup shaped bowl engraved with a galloping horse, trees and barns; lower part of bowl cut with band of silver diamonds, and band of slightly larger diamonds; applied baluster stem enclosing a tear drop and cut with facets; applied circular foot with cut star underneath.
The American Cut Glass Industry: T. G. Hawkes and His Competitors (1996) illustrated, front; p. 47, #2-6; BIB# 36646