Wine glass

English
about 1790


Dimensions

Overall: 12.7 cm (5 in.)

Accession Number

65.2460

Medium or Technique

Lead glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Funnel-shaped bowls with faceted border near rim. Bowls engraved with two bull’s heads and two round wheel like discs interlaced by leaf chains. Faceted stems on conical bases. Very slight chip on rim of 2459.

Provenance

By 1965, Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection