Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Wineglass
Accession Number: 
79.3.353
Dimensions: 
H: 19.3 cm, D(rim): 7.9 cm, (foot): 8.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1750
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, pattern-molded, engraved. Round funnel bowl engraved with a coat of arms; elaborate stem consisting of a teared ball knop drawn into a smaller ball knop, above a six-sided molded-pedestal ("Silesian") stem with molded diamonds on shoulders, with two mereses at base, above a teared ball knop drawn into a smaller ball knop; domed foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23