Williamite Cordial

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Object Name: 
Williamite Cordial
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.2.111
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.5 cm; Rim Diam: 4.5 cm; Foot Diam: 7.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1740
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown and engraved. Deep slender bucket bowl, applied tall plain cylindrical stem and sloping circular foot with plain rim and rough pontil mark; bowl engraved: on one side, classical portrait bust of William of Orange within horseshoe-like frame formed by inscription "THE IMMORTAL MEMORY", and, on the other, Royal Crown above Harp of Ireland in V formed by grape and leaf motif.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1950-10-01
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
THE IMMORTAL MEMORY
Inscription
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
Title Unknown (Royal Ontario Museum)
Venue(s)
Royal Ontario Museum 1950-05 through 1950-11
 
Title Unknown (Rich's)
Venue(s)
Rich's Inc. 1948-10 through 1948-10
The illustrated encyclopedia of glass (2011) illustrated, p. 282; BIB# 128671
Title Unknown (Art News) (1941-10)