Imitation of an Ancient Beaker

Object Name: 
Imitation of an Ancient Beaker

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Object Name: 
Imitation of an Ancient Beaker
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Overall H: 12.1 cm, Diam (max): 9.9 cm
Not on Display
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.
Sheppard, Christopher (d. 2015), Source