Wineglass cut in "Star and Hobnail" Pattern

Object Name: 
Wineglass cut in "Star and Hobnail" Pattern

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Object Name: 
Wineglass cut in "Star and Hobnail" Pattern
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Overall H: 11 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Wineglass cut in "Star and Hobnail" Pattern. Colorless lead glass; blown and cut; "Star and Hobnail". Ovoid bowl with smooth rim; surface covered with pattern of tiny stars and hobnails (Russian), coming nearly to top rim; straight stem cut in diamond facets; flat circular foot cut underneath with matching pattern of stars and hobnails.
Pattern Name: 
Star and Hobnail
Etron, Paul M., Source
The American Cut Glass Industry: T. G. Hawkes and His Competitors (1996) illustrated, p. 47, #2-5; BIB# 36646