Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Accession Number: 
79.3.413
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.6 cm, Diam: 6.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1660-1690
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless (yellowish) non-lead glass; blown, enameled. Cylindrical shape; sides decorated in dark brown enamel ("schwartzlotmalerei") with a farm scene, a horse on one side, with buildings to the side, and a man walking with a staff toward the horse; flat base, with rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Category: 
Enameled Glass
Venue(s)
Jones Museum of Glass and Ceramics
Masterpieces of European and American Glass
Venue(s)
Suntory Museum of Art 1981-10 through 1981-11
 
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23