Goblet with a Hunting Scene

Object Name: 
Goblet with a Hunting Scene

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Object Name: 
Goblet with a Hunting Scene
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.3.25
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 28.75 cm to 29.1 cm; Rim Diam: 11 cm; Foot Diam: 14 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1660-1670
Primary Description: 
Goblet with a Hunting Scene. Colorless non-lead glass; free-blown and engraved. Broad bowl with straight sides spreading slightly from rounded bottom; applied composite multi-knop stem -- stemmed triple-blade knop, hollow ball knop between triple-blade knops, hollow inverted baluster knop, double blade knop, cushion knop; applied very wide circular foot with narrow underfolded rim; "sculptured" engraving on bowl, band depicting forest, castle in background, boar hunt in foreground (figures polished enough to make a smooth surface without destroying the matte finish); on foot, oval-bead circlet within feathery wreath of leaves and berries.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Duke of Connaught, Former Collection
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1950-08-10
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Art in Glass (1955) p. 141;
Three Centuries of European Glass (1955) #X;