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Wine glass

Object Number: 
1965.780g
Date: 
1850-1950
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. ( 14 x 5.7 cm )
Description: 
Colorless non-lead blown glass wine glass; bucket-shaped bowl with tear-shaped air bubble in base joined by multiple-knopped stem to conical base with folded-under rim and pontil mark; bowl engraved with three floral sprays.
Gallery Label: 
Though a related document was mentioned in the original computer record, no such document was located as of 8/98. Despite the fact that the wine glass appears, superficially, to date to the eighteenth century, the unusual, multi-knopped stem and lack of wear suggest a later date of manufacture.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group