Goblet with Portrait of Prince Albert

Object Name: 
Goblet with Portrait of Prince Albert

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Object Name: 
Goblet with Portrait of Prince Albert
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
69.2.34
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.5 cm; Rim Diam: 8.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed; sulphide. Deep, panel-molded bowl, one panel with enclosed molded white sulphide male portrait, inscribed in blue script "prince albert"; panel-molded stem with bulbous knop at top and flared knop at base; panel-molded, hexagonal foot.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Former Collection
1969-12-23
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
prince albert
Inscription
inscribed on one panel in blue script
Pressed Glass, 1825-1925
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1983-04 through 1983-10
St. Louis Art Museum 1983-12-01 through 1984-03-01
Suntory Museum of Art 1984-07-17 through 1984-09-02
Portland Museum of Art 1984-11-01 through 1985-12-31
Cincinnati Art Museum 1985-04-13 through 1985-05-26
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23
 
Sulfides: Portraits Sealed in Glass (1990-02) pp. 44-45, ill. p. 44;
Pressed Glass 1825-1925 (1983) 48 p.; BIB# 30792
Glasses from the Strauss Collection at Corning (1980) fig. 4;