Goblet in Venetian Style

Object Name: 
Goblet in Venetian Style

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Object Name: 
Goblet in Venetian Style
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.456
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.4 cm; Rim Diam: 9.2 cm; Foot Diam: 10.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1640-1700
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, pattern-molded, engraved. Round funnel bowl; engraved scene of a person seated at a table, with an open book inscribed "DIS/[?]/MO/RI," a candle and sand glass nearby, with a series of houses on reverse, with two striding figures carrying poles; inscribed "Vita Mortalium Vigilia"; merese above hollow ribbed melon knop, another merese, a long, hollow ovoid baluster, and a merese at base; folded foot with engraved foliate wreath; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Edge, C. N., Former Collection
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979