Goblet

Object Number: 
1937.1030
Date: 
ca. 1860
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 16.5 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Colorless pressed lead glass goblet with six vertical cables alternating with six plain panels around sides of bowl, prominent collar, faceted stem, and plain circular foot (Cable pattern, Cable with Ring, Atlantic Cable, or Cable Cord).
Gallery Label: 
Glassware in the Cable pattern was made by Boston and Sandwich Glass Company around 1860 to commemorate the laying of the Atlantic Cable. The Cable pattern goblet has been reproduced in the twentieth century.
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