Goblet with Grapevine Decoration

Object Name: 
Goblet with Grapevine Decoration

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Object Name: 
Goblet with Grapevine Decoration
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 30.9 cm, Diam: 9.2 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Karl and Wolfgang Schmid
Primary Description: 
Colorless with transparent blue streaks and yellowish-brown to pink fumed surface; transparent blue; flameworked, fumed, wheel-engraved. Goblet. Bowl: colorless with fumed surface; hemispherical with everted rim; lip rounded, rim curves inward and wall descends almost vertically before curving in to bottom; rim and wall slit at one point with edges folded back toward wall. Stem: transparent blue; long, narrow tube with swelling at top and bottom, and with two corkscrew twists. Foot: made from same tube as stem; low hollow cone with rounded edge. Engraved decoration on bowl, cut through to colorless; one spray of leaves and berries which covers most of wall. Signatures: on bowl: "Schmid" (engraved or possibly acid-etched, cursive); on underside of foot, near edge: "K Schmid 84 W. Schmid 84" (cursive, engraved).
Schmid, Karl, Source
Schmid, Wolfgang, Source
Corning Museum of Glass 2002-10-17 through 2003-02-16