Jacobite Portrait Wineglass

Object Name: 
Jacobite Portrait Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Jacobite Portrait Wineglass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.36
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.2 cm; Rim Diam: 7.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1750
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown and engraved. Trumpet bowl on drawn straight stem, with long air bubble near the base of the bowl; engraved circular frame, compound of a scalloped band, jewels and a band of beading, encircling a male portrait wearing a cross-hatched tartan coat with sash and star badge; thistle on stem with leaves at the left, a rose with two buds, leaves, and stems at right and extending around the back of the bowl; with the stems crossed and tied with a ribbon below the portrait; conical foot with folded rim; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Color: 
Technique: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2002-03-21 through 2002-09-23
Liquid Refreshment: 2000 Years of Drinks and Drinking Glasses
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1993-04-24 through 1994-12-31