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Claret glass from the Embassy service
17.14 x 5.71 cm (6 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Low lead glass
John Axelrod Gallery (Gallery 326)
One of a set of seven drinking glasses, each of which has a flat stem that is in the form of a rectangle, if seen in section. The two flat sides of each stem are impressed with a vertical fluted pattern. Each drinking glass has a cicular base, while each bowl varies insize and shape according to its intended use.
Purchased by the donor from The House That Jack Built, New York City (?), December 1978.
The John Axelrod Collection