Sherbet Glass

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Object Name: 
Sherbet Glass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
H: 14.3 cm, D: 8.1 cm
Not on Display
about 1900-1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Calvin S. McCamy
Primary Description: 
Colorless, transparent cobalt blue glass; blown, tooled, molded, gilded, etched. Sherbet glass with a baluster stem with two molded knops of cobalt-blue glass on a plain raised foot; the round bowl is decorated with a band of scrolls with fleur-de-lis ornamentation. Thin transparent blue trail around the rim of the bowl and the edge of the foot. Surface treated to imitate weathering.
McCamy, Calvin S., Source
McCamy, Mrs. Calvin S., Source
The Techniques of Renaissance Venetian Glassworking (2016) illustrated, Fig. 60; BIB# 149619