Wineglass with Arms of Great Britain

Object Name: 
Wineglass with Arms of Great Britain

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Object Name: 
Wineglass with Arms of Great Britain
Accession Number: 
79.2.382
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.3 cm; Rim Diam: 8.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1740-1760
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, engraved. Tall round funnel bowl, with engraved crowned arms of Great Britain, with Lion and Unicorn supporters; stem consisting of a small angular knop above a slender inverted baluster, and basal ball knop; conical foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome, Former Collection
1979-03-22
Color: 
Technique: 
English and Irish Glass... Continental Glass (1964-07-06) #142;