Cordial Glass

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Object Name: 
Cordial Glass
Accession Number: 
88.4.17 G
Overall H: 9.5; Rim Diam: 5.7 cm; Foot Diam: 5 cm
Not on Display
about 1893-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of M. H. Riviere
Primary Description: 
Cordial Glass. Colorless lead glass; blown, cut and engraved. Bell-shaped bowl with flaring rim, tooled knop below bowl, inverted baluster stem, flat foot; bowl of each piece is cut in panels and engraved with dolphins, a fountain and scroll, engraving is polished, rock-crystal style; knop and stem of each piece is paneled and engraved with flowers, top surface of foot is cut into panels and bottom surface has engraved flowers and polished pontil mark.
Brady, James Buchanan, Former Collection
Riviere, Marilynn Himes, Source
The American Cut Glass Industry: T. G. Hawkes and His Competitors (1996) illustrated, p. 281, #11-53; BIB# 36646
Diamond Jim Brady's Glassware (1989-10) pp. 1, 6-7; BIB# AI23328