Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Wineglass
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
79.3.358
Dimensions: 
H: 19.1 cm; D(rim): 7.4 cm, (foot): 7.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1760
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; blown, engraved, diamond-point engraved. Round funnel bowl; engraved scene of a man greeting a woman, with a radiant sun and clouds above; inscribed on the reverse "AUX BONNES ETRENNES."; stem composed of an angular knop above a tall, slender inverted baluster with air beads, and a ball knop at the base; conical foot, inscribed in diamond-point script "Jacob Sang, Fec = Amsterdam, 1760."; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Lord Torpichen, Former Collection
Masterpieces of European and American Glass
Venue(s)
Suntory Museum of Art 1981-10 through 1981-11
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23