Passglas

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Object Name: 
Passglas
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
69.3.15
Dimensions: 
H: 25.5 cm; D (rim): 7.4 cm, (base): 12.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1593
Credit Line: 
Gift of Edwin J. Beinecke
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass with greenish tint; blown, painted, gilt, enameled, trailed, milled. Tall, slender straight-sided, cylindrical form, with three trailed, milled rings around the sides, dividing the bowl into equal parts; gilt border with slanted bands of white dots, above a band of pale blue dots; cold-painted coat of arms on the side, the upper part gold and black with demi-goat, the lower half gilt, with scrolls; gilt and black mantling; crowned helmet with crest of a demi-goat; dated "1593" below; scattered small cross-shaped arrangements of white dots in the band below and on the foot; trumpet-shaped foot with folded rim; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Beinecke, Edwin J., Source
Auktion Galerie Koller, Source
Recent Important Acquisitions, 12 (1970) illustrated, p. 175, #28;