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drinking glass; gobletAccession number: 98.1/9
Collection place: Venice, Italy or London, England
Production date: 1501-1665
Measurements: H 105 mm; DM (foot) 82 mm
Museum Section: Post-Medieval
Summary: Goblet lion mask stem and foot. Colourless with dark grey tinge, somewhat bubbled. Part of ? round-funnel bowl base joins merese baluster and hollow, mould-blown inverted baluster stem with opposing lion-masks linked by festoons with gadrooning above and below. The basal merese has been pushed up over the edge of the stem. Complete foot with folded edge and unpolished pontil mark. Found in a brick-lined cellar.
Location: Object stored at Mortimer Wheeler House (Ceramics and Glass store)