Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Wineglass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.115
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.8 cm; Rim Diam: 5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1750-1770
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, engraved. Ogee bowl, engraved with the inscription "LOYAL CORK / VOLUNTEERS" surrounded by foliate scrolls; on the reverse a scene of two towers with a ship between, flanked by maces on either side; straight stem containing a double series air twist (four spiral threads encircling a vertical thread); slightly domed foot with rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Source
1979-03-22
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
LOYAL CORK / VOLUNTEERS
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