Goblet

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Object Name: 
Goblet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
67.3.29
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.3 cm, Diam (top): 7.6 cm, Diam (foot): 7.1 cm.
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1600-1699
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Winthrop Wing
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass with slight greyish tinge, few bubbles; opaque white canes; blown, filigrana. Tapering round-funnel bowl with furnace-opened rim, joined by merese and disc to hollow-blown capstan-stem with embedded, close-set opaque-white threads. Joined by merese to rising, blown foot with same white threads in spiral formation, and rough pontil mark. White threads are extremely fine, numerous, and close-packed, but frequently lumpy.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Wing, Mrs. Winthrop, Source
1967
Wing, Winthrop, Source
1967
Category: 
Color: