Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Wineglass
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
79.3.256
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.9 cm; Rim Diam: 7.4 cm; Foot Diam: 7.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1770-1780
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, cut, stipple engraved. Round funnel bowl with diamond-stippled decoration of three young men: one places grapes in a funnel held by the other, while the third holds a rifle and dead bird; set in a landscape, with a tree at the right; tall, diamond-faceted stem, with a short inverted baluster above two small ball knops, an inverted baluster, and basal ball knop; conical foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sauphar, Lucien, Former Collection
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Category: 
One Dot at a Time
Venue(s)
Steuben Glass, Inc. 1983-04-21 through 1983-05-14