Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Wineglass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.2.15
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.8 cm; Foot Diam: 9 cm; Rim Diam: 8.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1750
Primary Description: 
Clear glass with slightly greyish tint; blown, tooled and engraved. Plain slightly spreading foot with rough pontil mark, drawn multiple air twist stem with wide trumpet bowl; on the bowl the equestrian portrait of William III, below rim the inscription: "THE FLORIOUS AND IMMORTAL MEMORY OF KING WILLIAM III".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Davis, Cecil, Former Collection
1955-11-16
Inscription: 
THE GLORIOUS AND IMMORTAL MEMORY OF KING WILLIAM III
Inscription
below rim
Glass Relating to William III (1973) illustrated, pp. 117-118, fig. 19;