Reliquary Beaker (Krautstrunk)

Object Name: 
Reliquary Beaker (Krautstrunk)

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Object Name: 
Reliquary Beaker (Krautstrunk)
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.194
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.7 cm, Diam (max): 7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1500
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Transparent dark green non-lead glass; blown, prunted, trailed. Ovoid body, with applied prunts arranged in two bands of six prunts each; cup-shaped rim; trailed, pincered foot rim; rough pontil mark; the top covered with an irregularly shaped tan wax covering overhanging the lip; a circular red wax seal with impressed coat of arms and inscription on one side; a piece of human bone loose inside.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979
Strauss, Jerome, Former Collection
Bondy, Oscar, Former Collection
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