Covered Goblet

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Object Name: 
Covered Goblet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.3.39
Dimensions: 
Overall H: about 29.7 cm; (a) Goblet H: 20.6 cm; Rim Diam (max): 9.6 cm; Foot Diam (max): 11.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1700-1725
Primary Description: 
Covered Goblet. Colorless bubbly lead glass of yellow cast; free-blown and cut. (a) Straight-sided bowl rounding at bottom; composite stem -- double wafer, flattened knop, large inverted baluster with large tear; broad sloping circular foot, tooled edge simulating fold, ground and polished pontil mark; cut decoration; bowl cut in twelve panels upon which are shallow lunes, daisy-like flowers and discs; diamond faceting on baluster; large shallow petals around center on base of foot. (b) Set-in high domed cover with composite finial -- double wafer below ring supporting large spire; cut decoration; lunes on shallow diamonds and hollow facets on sides of dome of cover.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1950-08-10
Material: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass
Changing Exhibitions Gallery
The Decorative Cutting of Glass
Venue(s)
Jones Museum of Glass and Ceramics 1993-05-15 through 1993-12-01
 
Glass of the Alchemists: Lead Crystal-Gold Ruby, 1650-1750 (2008) illustrated, p. 196, #44; BIB# 103865