Champagne or Ale Glass

Object Name: 
Champagne or Ale Glass

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Object Name: 
Champagne or Ale Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.38
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.6 cm; Foot Diam: 7.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1760-1780
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless and opaque white lead glass; blown. Tall, trumpet-shaped bowl; stem composed of a ball knop at top and center, enclosing a double series opaque white twist (two threads encircling a lace twist); conical foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Category: 
Masterpieces of European and American Glass
Venue(s)
Suntory Museum of Art 1981-10 through 1981-11