4 Wineglasses

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
4 Wineglasses
Accession Number: 
79.3.128
Dimensions: 
See Individual Records
Location: 
See Individual Records
Date: 
1930-1950
Credit Line: 
Gift of Otto W. Hilbert
Primary Description: 
Transparent yellowish-green glass; blown (stem and foot made from separate gather); wheel-cut. Four identical wine glasses. In each case, bowl has plain rim, which was ground and polished, and vertical wall, which curves in at bottom; narrow, solid stem tapers at top and splays at bottom; foot is low and conical with plain edge and slight concavity on underside; no pontil mark. Bowl is decorated with continuous horizontal band of eleven "Greek key" motifs, 1.6 cm deep.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hilbert, Otto, Source