Two-handled Beaker

German
late 19th century


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

28.89 cm (11 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

58.1353

Medium or Technique

Glass, enamel decoration, fitted with a silver rim.

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Smoky glass painted in white and black enamel in three tiers of landscapes and hunting scenes with inscriptions. Coat of arms (unidentified). Molded strap handles affixed at top and bottom of middle tier, high domed bottom with single pontil mark. Re-enforced silver (?) rim. Dated 1688.

Provenance

Rosenberg and Stiebel, New York (dealers).

Credit Line

Gift of Rosenberg and Stiebel