Sweetmeat Glass

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Object Name: 
Sweetmeat Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.2.15
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.5 cm; Rim Diam: 9.5 cm; Foot Diam: 8.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1785
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown and cut; double-ogee bowl, flat cutting including large diamond-on-diamond around upper part and with rim scalloped in double cyma-reverse curve, notched hexagonal cusped-stem, applied domed foot with rim scallop repeating that of bowl, rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1950-10-01
Color: 
Technique: 
Title Unknown (Rich's)
Venue(s)
Rich's Inc. 1948-10 through 1948-10
English Glass and the Glass used in England, circa 400-1940 (1984) illustrated, p. 172; pl. 48d; BIB# 22835