Goblet and Cover

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Object Name: 
Goblet and Cover
Accession Number: 
79.3.292
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 39.9 cm; Rim Diam: 7.8 cm; Foot Diam: 9.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1880-1886
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, transparent enameled decoration. (a) Cylindrical, straight-sided bowl, with trailed thread near the base; rounded base; elaborate enameled shield, with a red dragon on one side, lions on the other, with crowned helmet and elaborate mantling; on the reverse, elaborate foliate scrollwork; the trailed thread with blue slanted panels; the base of the bowl with scrolls and foliage; hollow, knopped stem with tan and brown geometric decoration; domed foot with tan foliage in blue panels, a band of colorful foliate scrolls, and a geometric border; enameled interlaced "J L/M" logo on the underside of the foot. (b) Domed form with molded rounded rim and cylindrical brim; tall, spire finial with elaborate turned knops on top; enameled decoration of foliate scrolls and geometric ornaments matching those on (a).
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
Some 19th Century Glasses from the Strauss Collection (1981-03) illustrated, p. 42, Fig. 15;
Glas des Historismus : Kunst-und Gebrauchsglaser des 19. Jahrhunderts (1980) pp. 219-220, fig. 253, 254; p. 221, fig. 255; BIB# 30196
Late Nineteenth Century German and Austrian Enameled Glasses (1962) illustrated, p. 111, fig. 5;