Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Wineglass
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
79.3.236
Dimensions: 
H: 14 cm; D(rim): 6.6 cm, (foot): 7.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1795
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, cut, stipple-engraved. Ovoid bowl, with diamond-stipple decoration of a soldier, carrying a sword, greeting an older soldier, seated, at a liberty pole; signed below in stipple "D: Wolff 17 218 95" and inscribed at the bottom, right "Het Eerste Jaar der Bataafsche vryheid." and (on the reverse) the inscription (stipple, block-letters) "VRYHEID GELYKHEID BROEDERSCHAP/'T HEIL DER BEIDE NAATIEN/REIST!BATAVIER! ONS'HULP,/RUKT' U!UIT. SALVERNY:/GY!ZYT TANS VRY MET ONS:/EEN VRYIEN HOED,MAAKT BLEI."; panel-cut drawn stem; conical foot with rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Schick, Viktor, Former Collection
Strauss, Jerome, Source
One Dot at a Time
Venue(s)
Steuben Glass, Inc. 1983-04-21 through 1983-05-14
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23
 
English Glass from the Strauss Collection (1980-04) illustrated, pp. 313-314, pl. IX; BIB# AI7962
Important Acquisitions from the Strauss Collection (1980) illustrated, p. 110, #37; BIB# AI9181
Glass Drinking Vessels in the Collection of Jerome Strauss (1957) pp. 46-47, fig. 12;
Catalogue of the Well-known collection of fine Continental glass Formed by the late Viktor Schick. The Property of Mrs. Hedwig Schick (1939-05-04) lot 141;