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Overall H: 16.1 cm, Diam: 9.1 cm
On Display
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Web Description: 
The figures are probably based on engravings by the Amsterdam artist Pieter Nolpe (1613/4–1652/3).
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Former Collection
Neuberg, Frederick, Former Collection
W. Mooleyser 1685
incised mark
near base
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, diamond-engraved. Cylindrical shape with trailed rim; decorated with diamond-point engraving: a wavy band of flowers and foliage above a group of rustic figures (a man and woman dancing; a man, seated in a chair, drinking from a bottle, and a dancing man, with sprigs in his hat, holding a glass), all standing on an undulating ground; signed "W. Mooleyser 1685" near the base; three flattened ball feet; slight kick; rough pontil mark.
Corning Museum of Glass 2004-05-13 through 2004-10-17
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23
Beyond Venice: Glass in Venetian Style, 1500-1750 (2004) illustrated, pp. 266-267, no. 8; BIB# 79761
Hikari no shouchu: sekai no garasu = The glass (1992) illustrated, p. 28, #43; BIB# 58995
A Guide to Dutch Art in America (1986) illustrated, p. 103. ill.; BIB# 23712
Important Acquisitions from the Strauss Collection (1980) illustrated, p. 107, #24; BIB# AI9181