Goblet

Object Number: 
1937.1025
Date: 
1850-1870
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 3 1/8 in. ( 15.2 x 7.9 cm )
Description: 
Colorless pressed (probably lead) glass goblet with a circling vine with background of vertical ribbing on bowl, smooth stem, and stepped foot with sunburst on underside (Ribbed Ivy pattern).
Gallery Label: 
This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Provenance: 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group