Tumbler

German
dated 1748


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.39

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Tumbler, decorated with enamel in red, white, blue, yellow. Inscription and date in German “Mit meinem  ich mach mähren will”. Pig standing on its hind legs playing bagpipes.

Provenance

1924, gift of Mabel Stephenson (Mrs. Bernard C.) Weld (b. 1868), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 7, 1924)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Bernard C. Weld