Goblet

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Object Name: 
Goblet
Accession Number: 
79.3.173
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.2 cm; Rim Diam: 10.2 cm; Foot Diam: 8.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1675-1725
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass with slight greyish tinge; opaque white lattimo threads; blown, vetro a reticello. Hemispherical bowl with fire-polished rim; joined by thin, plain cap and plain merese to hollow stem composed of small globular knop above and inverted baluster below, blown in one part; joined by merese to slightly rising foot with rough pontil mark. Bowl and foot decorated in vetro a reticello, with bubbles between the lattimo canes; stem decorated with thin, almost vertical lattimo threads in two layers, with few accidental bubbles. Below foot inscription “2,” in white enamel.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Schick, Viktor, Former Collection
1939
Strauss, Max, Former Collection
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979
Category: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2004-05-13 through 2004-10-17