Engraved Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Engraved Wineglass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.81
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.2 cm; Bowl Diam: 5.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1760-1775
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless, transparent blue and opaque white lead glass; blown, engraved. Round funnel bowl, copper-wheel engraved with a carnation flower on a stem with leaves, and a stylized sprig with three flowers on the reverse; straight stem enclosing a color twist (opaque white spiral tape edged in blue and a multiple spiral cable); conical foot; rough pontil mark on underside.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22