Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Wineglass
Accession Number: 
79.3.538
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.2 cm; Rim Diam: 6.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1600-1699
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead (?) glass; blown, pattern-molded. Conical bowl, decorated with "nipt diamond waies"; small mereses above a four-lobed hollow knop, with merese and columnar section below; ribbed, folded foot; rough pontil mark; inscribed "c.75." in red paint.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979
Strauss, Jerome, Former Collection
1979
Color: 
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23