Champagne flute

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Object Name: 
Champagne flute
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
66.3.19
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.7 cm; Top Diam: 5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1810
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, cut, gilt, silvered. Tall, tapered bowl; gilt bands at the rim; silvered and gilt stylized foliate decoration in a wide band around the top; cut rounded flutes at the base, with gilt band at top, gilt vertical lines between the facets, and gilt formal design of dots and dashes on the flutes; panel-cut straight stem, spreading at the base; circular foot with gilt ring; polished concave pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
A La Veille Russie, Source
1966-03-01