Covered Goblet

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Object Name: 
Covered Goblet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
72.3.33
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 30 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1800-1899
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, enameled, gilded. (a) Round funnel bowl with gilded rim, and two gilded mirror monograms in oval panels backed with opaque green and blue enamel on the inside of the bowl, within a cartouche surmounted by a crown; stem consists of a flattened knop with gilded band, above an inverted baluster with blue enamel band at the top, a blue enameled ball knop and a gilded basal ball knop, with a long air bubble running from the baluster to the bottom of the stem; spreading foot with rough pontil mark. (b) Dome shape with folded, gilded brim and inset rim; finial consisting of a ball knop at the top with gilded band, an enameled blue ball knop, a baluster with blue band below and a flattened knop with gilded band; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
Venue(s)
J. Paul Getty Museum 2007-10-18 through 2008-01-14
Corning Museum of Glass 2008-02-15 through 2008-05-27