Cup and Stand

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Object Name: 
Cup and Stand
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.6.25
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.1 cm, L: 13 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1800-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Opaque greenish-white non-lead (?) glass; mold-blown, cut. (a) Ovoid form, in the shape of a plum (or peach); cut, flat top, short stem projecting from the end; three curved feet, and molded meandering stem and leaves on the bottom and sides; inscribed "S297" in green paint and green paper label inscribed "F" on the bottom. (b) Elaborate openwork, carved, oval form, composed of foliage and fruit; stamped "CHINA" in white ink on the underside.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Former Collection
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-25
Technique: 
Inscription: 
S297
inscription
Painted (a) green paint
F
label
on bottom of (a)
CHINA
stamp
Stamped underside of (b) in white ink
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23