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Goblet: w/coin stem

Goblet: w/coin stem
Goblet: w/coin stem
Title
Goblet: w/coin stem
Date 
ca. 1939
Medium 
Glass, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 3 1/8 in. ( 11.4 x 7.9 cm )
Description 
Colorless lead glass goblet; cup shaped bowl engraved with initials "GR VI" and "ER", land leaf above "1939," and spread eagle with arrows and banners with "E PLURIBUS UNUM" above "1939"; hollow spherical stem contains metal coin with inscriptions, date, and portrait busts of king and queen; circular base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Robert C. Taylor
Object Number 
1945.394
Gallery Label 
This glass commemorates the visit of King George VI of England and his wife, Queen Elizabeth, to the United States in 1939.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group