Acanthus-leaf Wineglass

Object Name: 
Acanthus-leaf Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Acanthus-leaf Wineglass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.4.387
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.5 cm; Rim Diam: 5.75 cm; Foot Diam: 5.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1865-1880
Primary Description: 
Acanthus-leaf Wineglass. Lead (light) glass, colorless; pressed in one piece; long slender bell bowl with single horizontal rib well below rim and at top of six vertical so-called acanthus leaves, hexagonal baluster stem flaring at bottom into a flattened knop above sloping circular foot with smooth base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 268, #1068; BIB# 30457