Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Wineglass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.3.78
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.8 cm; Rim Diam (max): about 7.8 cm; Foot Diam (max): 9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1700-1799
Primary Description: 
Wineglass. Colorless non-lead glass; free-blown, gold design between colorless layers, and cut. Deep round-funnel bowl, sides cut in narrow panels; composite stem including faceted ring or annular knop, faceted and paneled inverted baluster and small reel knop; applied flat circular foot with circlet of alternate large oval flutes and paired pointed flutes on bottom; on bowl, in gold between colorless glass layers, Watteau-like bowling scene with narrow leaf border below plain gold band at top and wide flower and foliated leaf band below.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D. (1892-1968), Source
1950-10-01
Material: 
East Side Winter Antiques Show
Venue(s)
Park Avenue Armory
Treasures in Glass (1966) p. 46, #77; BIB# 28036