Goblet

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Object Name: 
Goblet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.205
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 29 cm; Rim Diam: 9.6 cm; Foot: 12 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1680-1700
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless and transparent dark green non-lead glasses; blown, engraved. Green glass bucket bowl with rounded base; engraved with a continuous landscape scene, including a representation of Mary Magdalene in the Garden with Christ as the gardener; on the reverse, a female figure with three children, each with a drawn sword; tall colorless stem consisting of three discs above hollow flattened ball knop, three discs, hollow cylindrical section, disk, hollow flattened ball knop, disc, hollow cylindrical section, three discs, hollow inverted baluster, and three discs; green foot with folded rim, and engraved foliate wreath; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Category: 
Wine: Celebration and Ceremony
Venue(s)
Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution 1985-06-04 through 1985-10-13
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23