Guggenheim Cup

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Object Name: 
Covered Goblet
Title: 
Guggenheim Cup
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2013.3.19
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 47.6 cm, Diam (max): 10.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1885
Credit Line: 
Purchased in part with funds from the F. M. Kirby Foundation
Primary Description: 
Covered "Guggenheim" Goblet. Colorless lead glass and light blue glass; blown, tooled, hot-worked, gold foil inclusions. Guggenheim goblet with light blue bowl and foot with gold inclusions and an intricate colorless stem decorated with gold inclusions and three blue center knops. Cover is light blue with gold inclusions and decorated in same motif with intricate colorless, gold and blue design.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Barr-Gardner Associates LTD., Source
2001-02-22
to
2013-12-16
Junck, Rossella, Former Collection
1999
to
2001
Barovier Family (Italian), Former Collection
1885
to
1999
Barry Friedman Ltd., Former Collection
2001
to
2001
Antonio Salviati and the revival of the nineteenth-century Venetian art glass
Venue(s)
Musei Civici Veneziani
Recent Acquisitions (2014) illustrated, p. 13, right; BIB# AI98357
The Corning Museum of Glass: Notable Acquisitions 2013 (2014) illustrated, p. 38 (#24);
Notes: Corning Museum Adds Major Work to Glass, Library Collections (2014) illustrated, p. 382, #17; BIB# AI100158
Vetri Muranesi 1875-1914 (1974) illustrated, pp. 159-160, fig. 1; BIB# AI79044
Modern Venetian Glass and it's Manufacture (1890-04) illustrated, p. 208;
Esposizione Italiana di Londra, 1888: Relazione (1888) p. 273;
Glass (1879) illustrated, p. 70; BIB# 28689