Wineglass with Sulphide of St. George and the Dragon

Object Name: 
Wineglass with Sulphide of St. George and the Dragon

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Object Name: 
Wineglass with Sulphide of St. George and the Dragon
Accession Number: 
84.2.44
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.2 cm, Diam: 7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1820-1830
Credit Line: 
Clara S. Peck Endowment Fund
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass, white sulphide; blown, encased, molded sulphide. Ovoid bowl, with applied pad on the side, encasing a molded sulphide of a crowned medal, with St. George slaying the Dragon depicted in the center, a garter encircling it, inscribed "QUO FATA VOCANT" (the Order of the Bath); stem flared at top and bottom, with ball knop in the middle; heavy disk foot; rough pontil mark.
Provenance: 
Lyons, Louis, Source
1984-04-06
Inscription: 
QUO FATA VOCANT
Inscription
Inscribed on a garter encircling bowl The Order of the Bath