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Short-stemmed Wine Goblet

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Syllabub was a drink or a custard-like dessert, made of milk or cream, curdled with wine or cider, and sometimes sweetened and flavored with lemons. It may have been served in glasses like these, set upon a glass salver. The glasses are decorated with the familiar Derby-West grapevine motif and...

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Credit Line

Gift of Richard Edwards

Dimensions

12.7 x 8.25 x 8.25 cm (5 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1972.548

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass