Tumbler or Beaker

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Object Name: 
Tumbler or Beaker
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Overall H: 9.1 cm; Rim Diam (max): 7.8 cm; Base Diam (max): 5.5 cm
On Display
1700-about 1730
Primary Description: 
Tumbler or Beaker. Colorless glass; free-blown, gold and silver leaf and lacquered insets between colorless layers, cut and gilded. Straight sides spreading from flat base and cut in 25 narrow panels; decoration: gold leaf borders at top and bottom of central band with gilded coat of arms in red and gold medallion and dueling scene in greens, reds, silver, and gold showing castle in center background and duelists on each side, and except for coat of arms and gold border, backed with silver foil; on base, inside, gold medallion depicting dog chasing rabbit and on brownish background.
Rosenberg and Stiebel, Source
Neuberg, Frederick, Former Collection
Conservation Problems of Zwischengoldglas (1980) pp. 17-18, #8, 10; BIB# AI9442