Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Wineglass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.349
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.9 cm; Rim Diam: 5.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1760-1775
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless and opaque white lead glass; blown, blown-molded, scratch engraved. Ovoid bowl, with vertical ribbing on the lower two-thirds; scratch-engraved inscription "Anno Do.i 1779 / Niddry" on the side of the bowl; straight stem enclosing a double-series opaque white twist (pair of spiral threads encircling a lace twist); conical foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Inscription: 
Anno Doi. 1779 / Niddry
Inscription; Date
on the side of the bowl scratch-engraved inscription