Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Tumbler
Accession Number: 
53.3.4
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.1 cm; Rim Diam: 6.5 cm; Base Diam: 4.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1913-1945
Credit Line: 
Gift of Emerson Nichols Agencies
Primary Description: 
Tumbler. Clear glass and gold leaf (Zwischengoldglas); probably free- blown and cut, with sandwiched engraved gold and silver leaf decoration. Two conical tumblers are joined together, the outer is cut in 19 panels; the gold decoration shows between plain bands and a row of dentils at top and plain bands and a floral composite band in silver at bottom a frieze depicting a hunting scene: hunters accompanied by horses and dogs shooting ducks; the inserted bottom on the inside shows in sandwiched gold leaf decoration a dog and two birds against ruby glass as background.
Provenance: 
Emerson Nichols Agencies, Source
1953-03-05
Inscription: 
[Joseph M. Pohl signature]
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