Covered Filigree Goblet

Object Name: 
Covered Filigree Goblet

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Object Name: 
Covered Filigree Goblet
Accession Number: 
79.3.174
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 27.7 cm; (b) Cover Diam (max): 9.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1670-1720
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Covered Filigree Goblet. Colorless, with purplish tinge; opaque white. Vetro a reticello. Goblet with cover. Conical bowl of goblet has fire polished rim and rounded base; joined by thin, colorless glue-bit and colorless merese to blown stem composed of small, flattened knop atop inverted baluster; joined by merese to shallow, blown foot with infolded rim. Domed cover with projecting flange and pontil mark inside; finial is composed of blown, slightly flattened knop between two colorless mereses; above, blown conical knop with two constrictions. Except for mereses, all parts are decorated in vetro a reticello. Below foot, inscribed “21” in white enamel.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Former Collection
1979
Schick, Viktor, Former Collection
The illustrated encyclopedia of glass (2011) illustrated, pp. 88, 219; BIB# 128671
The Encyclopedia of Glass (2001) illustrated, p. 80, p. 179; BIB# 69319
Treasures from The Corning Museum of Glass (1992) illustrated, p. 44, #31; BIB# 35679
Three Great Centuries of Venetian Glass (1958) pp. 76-77, no. 74; BIB# 63296
Catalogue of the Well-known collection of fine Continental glass Formed by the late Viktor Schick. The Property of Mrs. Hedwig Schick (1939-05-04) illustrated, p. 4, lot 4;