Sweetmeat Glass

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Object Name: 
Sweetmeat Glass
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Overall H: 16.75 cm; Rim Diam: 8 cm; Foot Diam: 9.5 cm
On Display
about 1780
Primary Description: 
Colorless, presumably lead glass, of dark gray cast; blown and cut. Conical bowl with rim in alternate small point and broad scallop and with large flat cut diamonds on sides, drawn solid (cut) hexagonal cusped (knopped) stem; applied domed foot with six large ovals cut on side of dome and with long flute at base of each of the six broad scallops on rim.
Steuben Glass, Inc., Former Collection
Davis, Cecil, Former Collection