Goblet

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Object Name: 
Goblet
Accession Number: 
79.3.230
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.9 cm; Diam (rim): 10.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1600-1699
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Goblet. Colorless, translucent blue. Blown; diamond-point engraved, applied, tooled. Goblet. Shallow hemispherical bowl with fire-polished rim, joined by glue-bit to blown stem with disk and conical knop; two applied ear shaped handles of translucent blue glass; attached by capstan to shallow, blown foot with infolded rim. Bowl is diamond point engraved with border of semicircular loops above band of branches and foliage enclosing two birds and two tulips; trailed colorless decoration pincered into series of waffle-patterned pads; stylized foliage on foot.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23