Goblet in New Orleans Pattern

Object Name: 
Goblet in New Orleans Pattern

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Object Name: 
Goblet in New Orleans Pattern
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.4.315
Dimensions: 
H: 14.3 cm; D (rim): 8.2 cm, (foot): 7.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, ruby-stained and engraved. Truncated conical bowl, ruby-stained, with a cartouche in front and pattern of hexagons cut on the reverse through the staining; cartouche shows an engraved view of a city labeled "NEW ORLEANS" below; stem cut into six panels; foot cut into six scallops; ground and polished underneath.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Glasses Engraved with American Views (1994-07) illustrated, p. 81, pl. V;
Glasses with American Views (1977) illustrated, p. 139, figs. 12, 14;