Zwischengoldglas

Glass Dictionary

Zwischengoldglas

(German, “gold between glass”) A type of decoration, produced in Bohemia and Austria in the 18th century, in which a design in gold or silver leaf is incorporated between two vessels that fit together precisely. Unlike Hellenistic and Roman gold glass, which is fused, Zwischengoldglas is bonded with cement.

Alternate Spellings: 
Zwischengoldglases
Zwischengoldglass
Zwischengoldglasses
Zwischen gold glas
Zwischen gold glass
Term Variations: 
Double-walled