Covered Goblet

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Object Name: 
Covered Goblet
Accession Number: 
67.3.57
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 37 cm; Top Diam: 11 cm; Foot Diam: 12 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1740-1750
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, cut, engraved. (a) Large, round-funnel bowl with cut facets at base; engraved portrait of the Empress Elizabeth in a circular panel, flanked by arrays of flags and arms, with kettle drums below; on the reverse, the Imperial double-headed eagle with the monogram "EP" on its breast; hollow stem composed of a faceted flattened knop above a large faceted ball knop and smaller faceted inverted baluster; folded foot; rough pontil mark; (b) flat cover with engraved foliate wreath; facet-cut hollow finial with ovoid knop at top, a baluster and small ball knop; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1967-12