Imitation of an Ancient Beaker

Object Name: 
Imitation of an Ancient Beaker

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Object Name: 
Imitation of an Ancient Beaker
Accession Number: 
2004.1.10
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.1 cm, Diam (max): 9.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
2000
Credit Line: 
Gift of Christopher Sheppard
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; blown, stained?, applied iridescence, enameled, gilded. Cylindrical shape beaker with wide flared rim and an applied foot ring. Just below rim is a band of gilding a band of arabic decoration and another band of gilding. The body of the beaker is decorated with two plants with yellow flowers and a two cranes.
Provenance: 
Sheppard, Christopher (d. 2015), Source
2007-03-01