Tumbler with Portrait of Queen Isabella II of Spain

Object Name: 
Tumbler with Portrait of Queen Isabella II of Spain

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Object Name: 
Tumbler with Portrait of Queen Isabella II of Spain
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.401
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.5 cm, Diam: 7.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1858
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, cut, engraved; sulphide. Cylindrical shape; engraved band of circles at rim; panel-cut around base; inscribed "La/Granja" in a panel on one side, "3 de/Setiembre/1858" on another, with three crowned gates between; oval panel containing a molded white sulphide female portrait (said to be Queen Isabella II) on front; polished base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2003-03-20 through 2003-09-01
West Bridge Show
Glasses from the Strauss Collection at Corning (1980) fig. 7;