Goblet with Coat of Arms of William IV Prince of Orange

Object Name: 
Goblet with Coat of Arms of William IV Prince of Orange

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Object Name: 
Goblet with Coat of Arms of William IV Prince of Orange
Accession Number: 
2004.3.14
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.5 cm, Diam (max): 9.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
engraved about 1733-1751
glass made 1725-1750
Credit Line: 
Gift of Norman L. Corah, Jr. and Joseph L. Corah in memory of Patricia A. Corah
Web Description: 
William IV, a member of the Order of the Garter since 1733, became stadholder (governor) of the Netherlands in 1747. The goblet resembles other vessels from Glücksburg, Saxony, that were made from about 1725 to 1750. Glücksburg exported glass to various neighboring countries
Department: 
Provenance: 
Corah, Joseph L., Source
2005-03-07
Corah, Norman L. Jr., Source
2005-03-07
Color: 
Inscription: 
HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE
Inscription
Engraved On front of goblet. Engraved in a circle around the coat of arms.
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; blown, tooled, applied, cut, wheel engraved, polished. Concial bowl with engraved coat of arms atop a cut stem with internal air trap and a domed foot.