Rummer with British Royal Arms

Object Name: 
Rummer with British Royal Arms

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Object Name: 
Rummer with British Royal Arms
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.181
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.7 cm; Bowl Diam: 11 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1800
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, pressed, cut, engraved. Large pointed ovoid bowl; engraved crowned Royal arms of Great Britain in an oval garter frame, inscribed "HONI . SOIT . QUI . MAL . Y . PENSE."; crowned lion and unicorn supporters; ribbon below, inscribed "DIEU ET MON DROIT", with pendant rose and thistle sprays and drapery below; disk above a pressed short stem, terraced, square foot with ribbed hollow dome underneath; cut edges and bottom; large pontil scar on the circumference of the foot dome.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979-03-22
Color: 
Inscription: 
DIEU ET MON DROIT
Inscription
HONI . SOIT . QUI . MAL . Y . PENSE
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