Goblet with Bishop's Coat of Arms

Object Name: 
Goblet with Bishop's Coat of Arms

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Object Name: 
Goblet with Bishop's Coat of Arms
Accession Number: 
79.2.188
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 22.9 cm; Rim Diam: 9.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1742-1753
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, cut, engraved. Bell-shaped bowl, with cut rounded flute and facets at the base; the side with engraved Bishop's coat of arms, inscribed on a ribband below "COMITE CANDORE"; on the reverse, a robed female seated in clouds, with two putti alongside; stem with two diamond-faceted ball knops above a diamond-faceted inverted baluster with basal ball knop; faceted domed and terraced foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Former Collection
1979-03-22
Color: 
Inscription: 
COMITE CANDORE
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