Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Wineglass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
82.2.8
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.5 cm, Diam: 6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
possibly 1862
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, engraved. Small, ovoid bowl; engraved horizontal border, with lined lambrequins and stars below, a band of thistles, each flanked by four leaves, a scalloped band below, above a matte band with repeated polished minute circular facets, and a band of vertical lines; thin, straight stem, spreading at the base; circular foot with engraved scalloped border with radial lines and stars; inscribed "11179 / 2" in diamond point on the underside of the foot; minute polished pontil mark.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Thistle
Provenance: 
Royal Scottish Museum, Source
1982-06-02
Color: 
Inscription: 
11179 / 2
Inscription
Diamond point Underside of foot
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1982 (1983) p. 7;