Covered Goblet

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Object Name: 
Covered Goblet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.3.267
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 32.4 cm; (a) Goblet H: 2.2 cm; Rim Diam (max): 9.4 cm; Foot Diam (max): 11.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1700-1799
Primary Description: 
Covered Goblet. Clear glass with few bubbles and impurities; slight wear marks at rim of foot; free-blown, dip-molded and engraved. (a) Conical foot with rough pontil mark, hexagonal molded hollow pedestal stem resting on a stemmed disk and surmounted by a flat knob and two disks, round funnel bowl; on bowl the coat-of-arms of England (under George III) with motto: "HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE" and "DIEU ET MON DROIT" and the royal crown as crest. (b) Set-in domed cover with composite finial - a doubly cushioned flat knob, and a mushroom shaped top; on cover a stylized leaf-ornament.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Fach, Joseph, Source
1951-11-01
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
DIEU ET MON DROIT
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bowl
HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE
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bowl