Souvenir Beaker

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Object Name: 
Souvenir Beaker
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
92.3.18
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.9 cm; Rim Diam: 7.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1828
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. K. F. Landegger
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown (probably mold-blown), cut, enameled, stained, gilded. Waisted shape; the rim polished flat on top and chamfered on the inside and gilded; the sides with stained, enameled, and gilded decoration; a linear stained band at the rim, with scattered gilded florets, framed with gilded lines, and with a band of scallops below; an entwined band of enameled forget-me-nots and linear stained band on the sides, enclosing the gilded script inscription "1 / Andenken / 8 / von / 22. / Baden."; two gilded linear bands and a row of repeated scallops below; the lower section of the sides covered with yellow stain; the bottom polished flat, with cut star, decorated with amber stain.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Landegger, Lena (Mrs. K. F.), Source
Mohn & Kothgasser (2009) illustrated, p. 464; BIB# 101944
The Corning Museum of Glass: A Decade of Glass Collecting 1990-1999 (2000) illustrated, p. 7, fifth from left; BIB# 65446
Recent Important Acquisitions, 35 (1993) illustrated, pp. 120-121, #4; BIB# AI32226
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1992 (1993) illustrated, p. 17;