Engraved Goblet

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Object Name: 
Engraved Goblet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.2.78
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.25 cm; Rim Diam: 8 cm; Foot W: 6 cm, D: 6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1790
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; partly blown, cut, and engraved, partly pressed. Ovoid bowl tapering sharply at bottom to merese attaching bowl to pressed standard with short stem and circular step on square base, polished on bottom; bowl decorated by cut panels and, at top, below rim, simple engraved border of alternate oval and conventionalized trefoil motif.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1950-10-01