Cover for a humpen

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Object Name: 
Cover for a humpen
Accession Number: 
Not on Display
about 1601-1699
Credit Line: 
Gift of Edwin J. Beinecke
Primary Description: 
Tan-tinted non-lead glass; blown, enameled. Low, domed, circular form, with folded rim and tapered brim; drawn flattened disk finial; enameled decoration, with the heads of four winged angels on the top of the dome; red, yellow and black geometric border on the side, white dashes on the rim; white radial lines and red dashes on the finial; broken scar on top; rough pontil mark underneath.
Beinecke, Edwin J. (d. 1957), Source
German Enameled Glass (1965) illustrated, p. 407, pl. 113F; BIB# 18098