Goblet

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Object Name: 
Goblet
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
79.3.258
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 24.1 cm; Rim Diam: 11.7 cm; Foot Diam: 12.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1690-1700
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Transparent red (gold ruby) non-lead glass; blown, cut, engraved; turned wood stem. Large, cylindrical bowl with rounded base; cut gadrooning around the bottom; band of tiefschnitt engraving around the middle: five naked putti cavort on a continuous, scrolling grape vine; mounted in a copper or brass collar with rose-twisted band, on a turned wood stem and foot, large ovoid knop at the top and a rope- twisted band at the base, foot with oval panels and depressions; green felt covers the underside of the foot.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Category: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass
Changing Exhibitions Gallery
Gold Ruby Goblet (adult) (2011)BIB# 131690
Corning Museum Announces Glass Seminar October 16-18 (2008-07-04) illustrated, p. 48;
Alchemy & Glass: The Mystery Explored at Corning Museum (2008-06-20) illustrated
Alchemy & Glass: the Mystery Explored at Corning Museum (2008-06-20) illustrated, p. 46;
Rubinglas des Ausgehenden 17. und des 18. Jahrhunderts (revised ed.) (2001) illustrated, p. 155, fig .2; BIB# 71682
Rubinglas des Ausgehenden 17. und des 18. Jahrhunderts (1997-12-15) Band 2, p. 5, #2; BIB# 60294