Goblet

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Object Name: 
Goblet
Accession Number: 
79.2.242
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.2 cm; Rim Diam: 11.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1750
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, engraved. Large bell-shaped bowl, with engraved scene of a bedroom, a table at left, holding a covered goblet, a nurse sitting in a chair holding a new-born infant, a cradle alongside, and the mother sitting up in a canopied bed, all surrounded by a scrolled rocaille cartouche, inscribed above "NET WELVAAREN " VAN DE KRAAMVROUW " EN T'KINTJE,"; bowl mounted directly on a ball knop containing numerous air beads; conical foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1982-08-13
Color: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
HET WELVAAREN VAN DE KRAAMVROÚW . EN T'KINTJE
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