Medallion

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Object Name: 
Medallion
Accession Number: 
53.3.34
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam (max): 6 cm, Th: .5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1675-1699
Primary Description: 
Opaque multicolored glass; lampwork. Oval medallion; on the reverse side brown thread spirals, on the other a love scene depicting a man embracing a girl, at the right a cupid with a bow and a dog, the background consists of green "leaves" and a tree; the frame is composed of gold threads, spirals imbedded in clear glass framing turquoise blue, amethyst, white and clear glass stones.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Rosenberg and Stiebel, Source
1953
Lanna, A. von, Former Collection
1953
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Sammlung des Freiherrn Adalbert von Lanna Prag. Zweiter Teil (1911-03) #747, pl. 60;