Goblet

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Object Name: 
Goblet
Accession Number: 
50.2.10
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 25.5 cm, Diam (max): 10.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1746
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown with diamond point engraving. Round-funnel bowl on tall applied stem with round knop between (upper) inverted and (lower) true baluster, slightly sloping, applied foot with wide folded rim, rough pontil mark; on bowl: portrait bust of a man wearing a hat and holding a dagger, stippled in diamond point; on reverse, signed "F. GREENWOOD" above date "1746".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1950-10-01
Brown, Henry (English), Former Collection
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1950-10-01
Brown, Henry (English), Former Collection
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
F. GREENWOOD / 1746
Signature and date
The Art of Glass: Masterpieces from The Corning Museum of Glass
Venue(s)
IBM Gallery 1989-12-12 through 1990-02-03
National Gallery of Art 1990-12 through 1991-04
Masterpieces of Glass from The Corning Museum of Glass
Venue(s)
National Gallery of Art 1990-12-02 through 1991-04-14
 
One Dot at a Time
Venue(s)
Steuben Glass, Inc. 1983-04-21 through 1983-05-14
Title Unknown (Museum of Fine Arts, Philadelphia)
Venue(s)
Philadelphia Museum of Art 1948-11 through 1948-11
 
The Art of Glass: Masterpieces from The Corning Museum of Glass
Venue(s)
IBM Gallery 1989-12-12 through 1990-02-03
National Gallery of Art 1990-12 through 1991-04
Masterpieces of Glass from The Corning Museum of Glass
Venue(s)
National Gallery of Art 1990-12-02 through 1991-04-14
 
One Dot at a Time
Venue(s)
Steuben Glass, Inc. 1983-04-21 through 1983-05-14
Title Unknown (Museum of Fine Arts, Philadelphia)
Venue(s)
Philadelphia Museum of Art 1948-11 through 1948-11
 
Glass: A Short History (Smithsonian Books edition) (2012) illustrated, p. 78; BIB# 130360
Glass: A Short History (The British Museum edition) (2012) illustrated, p. 78; BIB# 135965
Treasures from The Corning Museum of Glass (1992) illustrated, p. 60, #49; BIB# 35679
Masterpieces of Glass: A World History From The Corning Museum of Glass (1990) illustrated, pp. 154-155, pl. 69; BIB# 33819
A Short History of Glass (1990 edition) (1990) illustrated, p. 66, #56; BIB# 33211
Garasu no Hanashi (1988) p. 119; BIB# 45725
Vetri del Settecento e dell'ottocento (1985) illustrated, p. 76; BIB# 32949
Garasu Nyumon (Introduction to Glass) (1983) illustrated, p. 70; BIB# 32417
A Short History of Glass (1980 edition) (1980) illustrated, p. 58, #54; BIB# 21161
Title Unknown (Peterson's Photographic Magazine) (1977-08) illustrated, opp. pg. 18;
Glas (1958) fig. 129; BIB# 25567
Glas (1958) illustrated, p. 133, fig. 129;
Art in Glass (1955) p. 141;
Three Centuries of European Glass (1955) # XI;