Goblet

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Object Name: 
Goblet
Accession Number: 
79.3.350
Dimensions: 
H: 23.8 cm; D(rim): 10.5 cm, (foot): 11 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1750
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, engraved. Round funnel shape bowl; engraved scene of a man and a woman, holding hands, being led to the altar of love (with two burning hearts on top) by Cupid, tended by an angel holding a torch, in an elaborate scrollwork cartouche, inscribed above "'T GOED SUCCES - VAN 'T HUYWELYK."; stem composed of an angular knop above a teared inverted baluster and basal ball knop; conical foot with rough pontil mark; inscribed "1187." in white paint on the pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Kay, Arthur, Former Collection
Color: 
Technique: 
Masterpieces of European and American Glass
Venue(s)
Suntory Museum of Art 1981-10 through 1981-11
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23