Corning Museum of Glass
The Corning Museum of Glass boasts spacious, light-filled galleries for its collection of contemporary works in glass, glassblowing demonstrations and live glass design sessions.
Description Primary Description: Covered Goblet Engraved with Continent of Europe. Colorless glass, blown, cut, engraved. Covered goblet, the baluster stem, base of the bowl and finial of the lid cut, and the bowl engraved with allegory of the European Continent after 16th century design.
Description Primary Description: Beadwork Bag. Polychrome beads on fabric netting; blue silk (?) lining. Rectangular, double-faced bag with minute beads woven into the entire outer surface; decorative pattern of stylized foliage and scrolls, in colors of orange, opaque and transparent yellow, transparent amber, green (two shades), dark and pale blue, white, and transparent red; design reminiscent of paisley shawls; lined with blue silk; fringe of transparent yellow and opaque pale blue…