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Wine Glass, 1740–50

This is a wine glass. It is dated 1740–50 and we acquired it in 1951. Its medium is cut, engraved, and gilded glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was purchased from M. Glueckselig & Son. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of James Loeb.

  • No. 132 Wine Glass, 1870
  • mouth-blown crystal, facet-cut and polished.
  • Museum purchase through gift of Dale and Doug Anderson, Anonymous Donor,....
  • 2009-18-11

Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

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  • glass.
  • Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane.
  • 1926-22-497

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 15.5 x 7.5 cm (6 1/8 x 2 15/16 in.)

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Wine Glass, 1740–50; cut, engraved, and gilded glass; H x diam.: 15.5 x 7.5 cm (6 1/8 x 2 15/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of James Loeb; 1951-147-1-a,b

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Virtue in Vice.

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