Goblet

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Object Name: 
Goblet
Accession Number: 
79.3.226
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.4 cm; Rim Diam: 9.1 cm; Foot Diam: 11.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1500
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Goblet. Colorless, translucent dark blue. Blown, mold-blown. Slightly tapering, almost cylindrical bowl with fire-polished rim and projecting base; joined by glue-bit to composite stem with mold-blown (12 ribs) knop; attached by colorless glue-bit to mold-blown (12 ribs) pedestal foot with infolded rim and pontil mark. Both knop and foot are made of translucent dark blue glass, and they show traces of scattered gold-leaf decoration.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979