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Wine Glass

Description

Clear-blown wine glass of neo-classical style, with sway and tassle etched decoration with tiny cuts around the rim, fluted cut glass stem and plan foot.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1800
Location of origin
Ireland; England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cutting (dividing)
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
glass (material)
glassblowing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]
Possibly Republic of Ireland
Descriptive terms
Blown
Cut
cutting (dividing)
Etched
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
Glass
glass (material)
GLASS, WINE
glassblowing
Neoclassical
wine glasses
Dimensions
4.5 x 2.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.517
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2491

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