Jacobite Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Jacobite Wineglass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.2.161
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.75 cm; Rim Diam: 5.1 cm; Foot Diam: 6.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1750
Primary Description: 
Colorless, presumably lead glass; blown and engraved. Small round-funnel bowl, applied tall rod-like air-twist stem, applied sloping circular foot with plain rim and small rough pontil mark; on bowl, engraved Jacobite emblems: on obverse, 6-petal rose with curving stem, partially open bud with two leaves at left, tightly closed bud with two leaves at right; radiant star at left of partially open bud; on reverse, below rim, in script, "Redeat" (May he come back); traces of gilding on the engraving.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1951-04-11
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
REDEAT
Inscription
Script below rim