Covered goblet

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Object Name: 
Covered goblet
Accession Number: 
OH: 32.5 cm; (goblet) H: 20.5 cm, D (top): 9.9 cm
On Display
about 1740-1750
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Web Description: 
The arms of King Frederic II of Prussia are shown on this goblet.
Strauss, Jerome, Source
Mandel, D., Former Collection
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, cut, engraved, gilded. (a) Conical bowl continuing into a tapered stem; gilded rim above a band of polished circles; engraved and gilded portrait of King Frederick the Great in a crowned circular frame, flanked by arms and flags; stem cut and gilded in bands of rounded arcades; circular foot, rough pontil mark on inside of bowl; (b) domed form with gilded line and band of polished circles near rim, panel-cut and gilded below finial; arcade-cut and gilded ovoid finial; rough pontil mark.
Corning Museum of Glass 2003-03-20 through 2003-09-01
West Bridge Show
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23