Footed Cup

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Object Name: 
Footed Cup
Accession Number: 
79.3.1071
Dimensions: 
H: 8.1 cm, D: 7.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1729
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, enameled. Shallow cup-shaped bowl on hollow trumpet foot; decorated with polychrome enamel on the bowl: two lovebirds perched on two hearts with foliage between, three winged angels below, a large blue flower on the reverse, inscribed in white "Lieben und geliebet sein,/dreget manchen nutzen ein-/AMOR FINCIT/OMNIA./Anno Domini/1729:", with wavy white bands above and in the center, the one around the rim also decorated with red dots; the stem decorated with a band containing three stylized flowers above a band of arcades and scrolls; rough pontil mark on the inside of the bowl.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23