Goblet

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Object Name: 
Goblet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
80.3.47
Dimensions: 
H: 23.1 cm; D (rim): 7.6 cm, (foot): 9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1860-1880
Credit Line: 
Gift of Karl H. Kneisel
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, pattern-molded, pincered, gilded, enameled. Tall, ovoid bowl, with polished, gilded rim; enameled ivy border below the rim; sides of the bowl covered with elaborate gilded and enameled feathery scrolls, stylized fruit, flowers and foliage; mounted on a gilt merese, above a hollow, rib-molded stem with ball knop at top, above a long ovoid section; six gilded balls applied on the top knop; three loop handles with pincered trailing applied to the lower knop; gilded capstan at the base of the stem; circular foot with gilded and enameled ivy band; gilded and polished foot rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Kneisel, Karl H., Source
Title Unknown (Arthur A. Houghton Library)
Venue(s)
Arthur A. Houghton Jr. Library