Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Wineglass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.377
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.6 cm; Rim Diam: 8.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1710-1720
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, engraved. Thistle-shaped bowl, with an engraved decorative border of foliate scrolls and flowers with polished facets; stem composed of a large ball knop; domed foot with rough pontil mark; "1186" inscribed on the underside of the foot in transparent blue ink/paint.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Smith, Walter, Former Collection
Color: 
Inscription: 
1186
Mark