Punch cup

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Object Name: 
Punch cup
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.394
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.5 cm, W: 9.7 cm, Diam: 6.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1880
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Struass
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, cut, engraved; with enameled gold foil inclusion. Deep, rounded cup with three cut panels on sides; two with engraved grape vines, center one enclosing an enameled crowned ermine shield, with script initials "HH" at center, encircled with engraved grape leaves; disk foot with cut radial star on underside; applied panel-cut loop handle.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Schaffer Collection, Former Collection
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Glasses from the Strauss Collection at Corning (1980) fig. 3;