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Overall H: 17.3 cm, D (rim): 8 cm, D (foot): 8.3 cm
On Display
about 1600-1699
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Wineglass. Cristallo. Blown, mold-blown; applied, tooled. Wineglass. Conical bowl with fire-polished rim, encircled with applied thread three times at two-thirds height. Second gather applied to lower half of bowl and molded with spiky gadrooning; joined by merese to inverted baluster stem surmounted by ball knop, both of which are mold-blown (16 ribs) and twisted; stem is attached by glue-bit to shallow, blown foot with infolded rim and pontil mark.
Henrich, Wilhelm, Source
Treasures in Glass (1966) illustrated, pp. 29, 31, #39; BIB# 28036
Recent Important Acquisitions, 6 (1964) illustrated, pp. 162-163, #30; BIB# AI97744