Edward VIII Coronation Goblet

Object Name: 
Edward VIII Coronation Goblet

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Object Name: 
Edward VIII Coronation Goblet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.183
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.8 cm, Diam (max): 11.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1937
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, pattern-molded, engraved, etched. Large, globular bowl, with etched male portrait in a frame with polished circles; inscribed (etched) "H.M.KING EDWARD VIII" below; etched Royal crown on the reverse, inscribed (etched) "CROWNED / MAY 12TH 1937" below; polished sprays of roses, shamrocks, thistles, and oak framing the portrait; hollow, spirally ribbed true baluster stem, with disk at top and bottom; disk foot; etched mark on the bottom (script) "Webb", encircled by (block letters) "MADE IN / ENGLAND"; no pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Strauss, Jerome, Former Collection
1979-03-22
Color: 
Inscription: 
H. M. KING EDWARD VII
Inscription
CROWNED / MAY 12TH 1937
Inscription
Webb
Mark
MADE IN / ENGLAND
Mark