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Object Name: 
Accession Number: 
98.4.278 B
Overall H: 11.1 cm; Rim Diam: 7 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Hamblen Trust of the Hamblen Family: Watt & Tallie Hamblen, Mary Margaret & Mattie Terry Hamblen.
Primary Description: 
Wineglass in Persian pattern. Colorless and transparent light red glass; blown, cased, cut, polished. Cup-shaped bowl blown of colorless glass overlaid in red, cut in a pattern of fans, hobnails and criss-crossing lines, base of bowl cut in 6 flutes, applied knop, cut in faacets, applied straight stem, cut in 6 vertical flutes, applied flat circular foot deeply cut in rays underneath, side of foot cut and polished.
Pattern Name: 
Star and Hobnail
Hamblen Trust of the Hamblen Family, Former Collection
Glass: A Short History (Smithsonian Books edition) (2012) illustrated, p. 100, left; BIB# 130360
Splitting the Rainbow (2006-04) illustrated, p. 10;
The Corning Museum of Glass: A Decade of Glass Collecting 1990-1999 (2000) illustrated, pp. 54-55, #83, left; BIB# 65446
Recent Important Acquisitions, 41 (1999) illustrated, p. 192, #28; BIB# AI43981
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1998 (1999) illustrated, p. 27;