Humpen

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Object Name: 
Humpen
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
57.3.154
Dimensions: 
H: 27.4 cm, D (rim): 12.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1800-1899
Credit Line: 
Gift of Edwin J. Beinecke
Primary Description: 
Clear glass with minute bubbles and green tinge; free-blown and enameled, and enclosed in a wire mesh frame. On the obverse, in multicolored enamel, the coat of arms of Count Auersberg, on the reverse a large ornamental and strap work cartouche, in the empty spaces blue and white star rosettes; below rim and at bottom a broad band in red including yellow diamonds and quatrefoils accompanied by white and blue lines and rows of yellow dots, on the base ring white, red and yellow lines.
Provenance: 
Beinecke, Edwin J. (d. 1957), Source
An Illustrated Dictionary of Glass (1977) p. 213, ill.; BIB# 20156
German Enameled Glass (1965) illustrated, p. 442, #164 C; p. 235; BIB# 18098