Souvenir Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Souvenir Tumbler
Accession Number: 
50.3.63
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12 cm; Rim Diam (max): 8.5 cm; Base Diam (max): about 7.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1833
Primary Description: 
Souvenir Tumbler. Colorless non-lead glass; free-blown, cut and engraved. Thick- walled and based, long sides cut in seven panels and spreading from projecting cut scalloped base; on each panel about .75 cm from rim, a relief oval medallion -- one engraved "Zum Andenken [In remembrance of] 1833" in three lines, "b. Teplitz" engraved below the medallion; engraved building or scene on each of other six medallions and inscription below (reading from right of dated medallion) "Schlossberg", "Schlachtenburg", "Wilhelmshohe", "Schloss", "Gartensaal", "Steinbad"; narrow horizontal flutes between inscriptions and base, cross-cut square-waffling on bottom.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Macbeth, George D. (1892-1968), Source
1950-10-01
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Zum Andenken [In remembrance of] 1833
inscription
Engraved oval medallion
b. Teplitz
inscription
Engraved below dated medallion
Schlossberg
inscription
below one medallion
Steinbad
inscription
below one medallion
Wilhelmshohe
inscription
below one medallion
Schloss
inscription
below one medallion
Gartensaal
inscription
below one medallion
Schlachtenburg
inscription
below one medallion
Czechoslovak & Italian Glass
Venue(s)
Museum of Contemporary Crafts 1964-09-15 through 1964-12-01