2 Armorial Goblets

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Object Name: 
2 Armorial Goblets
Accession Number: 
50.2.8
Dimensions: 
Overall A) H: 22.7 cm; B) H: 21.75 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1765
Web Description: 
These goblets are enameled on one side with the coat of arms of Henry, 10th Earl of of Pembroke and Montgomery, as well as the French motto “ung je serveray” (one I will serve). The other side shows the earl’s crest below the signature “Beilby Invt & pinxt.”
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc. (1903-2011), Source
1950-10-01
Earl of Pembroke and Montgomery, Former Collection
Primary Description: 
2 Armorial Goblets. Colorless lead glass; blown, applied, enameled, gilded. Large bucket bowls supported by applied, tall straight stems with opaque white spirals; applied wide feet with rough pontil marks, thick and nearly flat.
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The History of Glass (1989 edition) (1989) illustrated, p. 135; BIB# 150278
The History of Glass (1984 edition) (1984) illustrated, p. 135; BIB# 22683
Story of Glass Coloring Book (1981) illustrated, p. 30; BIB# 67749
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Glass (1966) illustrated, frontispiece; BIB# 119578
The Corning Glass Center (1959) illustrated, p. 19 (right); BIB# 99843
The Corning Glass Center (1958) illustrated, p. 19 (right); BIB# 26395
The Story of Glass (1953) illustrated, plate 8-9 (fig. h); BIB# 25461