Zwischengold Goblet

Object Name: 
Zwischengold Goblet

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Object Name: 
Zwischengold Goblet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.346
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.8 cm, Rim Diam: 7.5 cm, Foot Diam (max): 9.15 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1730-1750
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, cut, zwischengoldglas technique. Tapered, straight-sided bowl with rounded base; panel-cut; double-walled, enclosing silver-foil decoration, painted with transparent colors, of two dueling horsemen, one firing a pistol, other brandishing a curved sword, on reverse a trophy of arms surrounded by an elaborate scrollwork frame; band of scrolled leaves in gold below; foliate gold medallion with cross-hatched center in the bottom; stem composed of merese above faceted flattened ball knop, two mereses, panel-cut inverted baluster, and capstan; circular foot with ring of cut ovals and radial lines on the underside.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979
Strauss, Jerome, Former Collection
Schick, Viktor, Former Collection
Catalogue of the Well-known collection of fine Continental glass Formed by the late Viktor Schick. The Property of Mrs. Hedwig Schick (1939-05-04) p. 20, lot #69;