Loving Cup

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Object Name: 
Loving Cup
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 11 cm; Rim Diam (max): 9.3 cm; Foot Diam: about 7.5 cm
On Display
about 1760
Primary Description: 
Loving Cup. Presumably lead glass, colorless of gray cast; free-blown, applied and tooled decoration. Deep slender bowl applied narrow sloping circular foot with rough pontil mark; applied opposing handles, flattened on inner side and, with curled ends, attached below rim and just above bottom of bowl; lower side of bowl with superimposed layer of glass tooled into swirled ribs, paired, and terminating in widely-spaced points above top of superimposed layer.
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
Davis, Cecil, Former Collection
Our Glass Heritage
Arnot Art Museum
Story of American Glass
Atlanta Art Association
Florence Museum
Paine Art Center and Arboretum
Robert Hull Fleming Museum
Title Unknown (Royal Ontario Museum)
Royal Ontario Museum 1950-05 through 1950-11