Rummer with Hunting Scene

Object Name: 
Rummer with Hunting Scene

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Object Name: 
Rummer with Hunting Scene
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.104
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.4 cm; Rim Diam: 10.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1810-1812
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, cut, printed decoration. Low, cylindrical bowl with flat base; band of transfer-printed matte colorless enamel decoration on the upper half, consisting of a shield containing the script initials "JB", and a continuous landscape scene with a horse tethered to a tree, a seated male hunter holding a bird above two dogs, and a thatched cottage; lower half of the bowl decorated with cut flutes; on the underside of the bowl, a decorative matte colorless enamel band of repeated anthemions and bellflowers; stem composed of two faceted knops; faceted domed foot; polished pontil mark, inscribed "Patent" in matte enamel.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Color: 
Inscription: 
Patent
Inscription
in matte enamel
JB
Inscription
on shield in script
Some 19th Century Glasses from the Strauss Collection (1981-03) illustrated, p. 41, Fig. 12;
Glass Through the Ages (Revised) (1959) pl. 48D; BIB# 65361
Glass Through the Ages (1st Ed.) (1948) pl. 27D; BIB# 18668