Champagne Glass

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Object Name: 
Champagne Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
82.2.5
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.4 cm, Diam: 9.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
possibly 1862
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, engraved. Shallow, circular bowl with engraved decoration: linked, continuous pointed ovals created by two parallel lines, intersected by a continuous band of grapes and leaves on a vine; stars above the intersections of the ovals; band of tiny engraved dots at the bottom; thin, straight stem, flared at the top; domed, circular foot with band of engraved dots; inscribed "1179 / 18" in diamond point on the underside of the foot; minute rough pontil mark on the base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Royal Scottish Museum, Source
1982-06-02
Color: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
1179 / 18
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