Trick Glass (250)

Early 17th Century Trick Glass
Trick Glass
Stop Number: 
250

Spain, Catalonia
Early 17th century
Glass
H: 21.9 cm, L: 27 cm
(79.3.280)

When you try to fill this glass with liquid, some of the tubes and bulbs remain empty. If you try to drink from the glass, the air in the tubes makes the liquid gush out when you least expect it.