Wineglass

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Object Name: 
Wineglass
Accession Number: 
97.4.220
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.6 cm, Diam: 7.1 cm; Foot Diam: 6.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1925-1935
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Penrose Hawkes in memory of Penrose Hawkes
Primary Description: 
Wineglass. Ovoid bowl with sheared rim, applied solid stem with one flat knop, applied flat foot, but into a square, cut with two parallel lines below rim, honeycomb facet cutting below, to base of bowl, broad semicircular facet cut on each side of foot, ground and polished pontil mark, foot ground and polished to edge, engraved crossed triangular pennants with a cross and star on one "H" on the other, above a banner with "HUSSAR".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hawkes, Pauline (Mrs. Penrose), Source
1997-06-26
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Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
HAWKES
stamp
Acid stamped foot