Hock Glass

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Object Name: 
Hock Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.2.149
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13 cm, Diam (max): 7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1906
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, cut and engraved. Spherical bowl incurving at top and resting in base of heavy swirled ribs (trisected and with crested ends); tall cut octagonal stem with relief-diamond knop below base of bowl; flaring octafoil foot with graduated flutes on underside; ends of flutes forming scalloped edge of lobes; engraved and polished rope circlet on bowl above base and below engraved crest and motto "SANS CRAINTE" (Without Fear or Fearless).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Parke-Bernet Galleries, NYC, Former Collection
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
SANS CRAINTE
Inscription
Engraving
East Side Winter Antiques Show
Venue(s)
Park Avenue Armory