Hock Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Hock Wineglass
Accession Number: 
H: 17.1 cm; D (bowl): 8 cm, (foot): 7.1 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless, transparent ruby lead glass; blown, overlay, cut, acid etched, gilt. Shallow, ovoid bowl, ruby overlay on colorless; etched decoration of pendant floral sprays, from a meandering wavy band, border of repeated tiny rounded scallops, the background with etched minute interlocking wave pattern; gilt rim; the bowl set into a panel-cut stem, with angular swelling at the base of the bowl, over a long, hollow dumbbell stem; stepped disk foot with gold lines.
Strauss, Jerome, Source