Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Wineglass
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
70.3.311
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15 cm; Rim Diam: 8.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1940
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, engraved. Bell-shaped bowl, with cut matte rim and engraved on the side with a two-tailed mermaid holding a fish aloft, above a panel of stylized waves; hollow inverted baluster stem encircled by an engraved stylized foliate motif below two horizontal rings; disk foot; silver metallic shield-shaped paper sticker on the bottom, printed in red, inscribed "ORREFORS / SWEDEN" above a wreath enclosing a bird; no pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
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