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Object Name: 
Goblet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
53.3.31
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.7 cm; Rim Diam: 8.0 cm; Foot Diam: 9.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1694
Primary Description: 
Clear lead glass with few bubbles and impurities; surface heavily crizzled and a slightly iridescent band on foot; free- blown, dip-molded and engraved. The slightly conical folded foot with very rough pontil mark supports the stem consisting of a concave part followed by two cushioned hollow quatrefoil knob; the funnel bowl has a remarkably gadrooned bottom; diamond- engraved decoration on bowl: three coat-of-arms-like medallions, surrounded by ribbons and branches; on both sides accompanied by two groups of people; one man is holding a book; on the foot a concentric branch and the date: "1694".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Ratton, Charles, Source
Category: