Sherry Glass in "Centennial" Pattern

Object Name: 
Sherry Glass in "Centennial" Pattern

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Object Name: 
Sherry Glass in "Centennial" Pattern
Accession Number: 
99.4.122 E
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.3 cm; Rim Diam: 4.1 cm; Foot Diam: 5.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jim W. Miller in honor of his parents, Joe and Francis Miller
Web Description: 
This pattern was copied by T. G. Hawkes and Company from the one developed by Christian Dorflinger and exhibited at the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia in 1876. The blanks may be from Dorflinger's factory in White Mill and since the two companies worked closely together, Hawkes certainly had permission to copy the pattern.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Centennial
Provenance: 
Jacks, Tom, Former Collection
1999-11-08
Miller, Jim W., Source
1999-11-08
to
1999-12-02
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
P
inscription
Engraved side
Primary Description: 
Sherry Glass in "Centennial" Pattern. Colorless lead glass; blown cut. Cylindrical bowl cut in a pattern of 5 rows of square and rectangles, filled with small and large cross-hatching; cut shield shape with engraved Old English "P" on one side; cut star on base with radiating lines from center.
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1999 (2000) pp. 10-11, 16;
Recent Important Acquisitions, 42 (2000) illustrated, p. 195, fig. 36; BIB# AI49427
Cut Glass Auction (1999-11-13) p. 5, lot 92; BIB# 82657