Sweetmeat Glass

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Object Name: 
Sweetmeat Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.2.194
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.25 cm; Rim Diam: 10 cm; Foot Diam: 9.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1760
Primary Description: 
Colorless, presumably lead glass; pattern-molded and blown. Circular, lipped bowl tapering sharply at bottom to tiny base, attached by small merese to tall Silesian (molded shouldered) stem with eight fine ribs from shoulder and set in ringed (annulated) collar, applied domed foot with wide flaring rim; small pontil mar; bowl and foot in pattern of wide-spaced fine ribs.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Former Collection
Davis, Cecil, Former Collection
English Glass Traveling Show
Venue(s)
Montclair Art Museum 1956
Museum of Fine Arts, Syracuse 1956
Wenham Historical Association and Museum 1956
Berea College 1958
Coe College 1958
Oneonta State Teachers College 1958
Paine Art Center and Arboretum 1958
Suffolk Museum 1958
Loeb Art Center 1959
Alabama Polytechnic Institute 1960
Birmingham Museum of Art 1960
Community Savings Bank 1960
Huntington Galleries 1960
Atlanta Art Association 1962
Brooks Memorial Art Gallery 1962
Columbia Museum of Art 1962
Georgia Museum of Art 1962
North Carolina State College Union 1962
URI Memorial Union 1962
Treasures in Glass (1966) p. 47, #84; BIB# 28036
English & Irish Antique Glass: Steuben Collection illustrated, p. 22, center; BIB# 73086