Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Wineglass
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
80.2.2
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.1 cm; Rim Diam: 6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1820-1840
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, molded sulphide. Ovoid bowl, with an applied oval pad of glass enclosing a molded sulphide badge, consisting of a crowned garter, inscribed "QUO FATA VOCANT", encircling a depiction of St. George slaying the dragon; short capstan stem with central ball knop, thick disk foot with rough pontil mark, that has been smoothed slightly by pecking.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Eckles, Don, Source
1980-04-21
Inscription: 
QUO FATA VOCANT
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