Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
66.3.66
Dimensions: 
H: 15 cm, D: 9.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1826
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, cut, engraved. Tall, cylindrical shape, with cut, tapered rim; engraved half-length portrait of a man, facing left, signed with a minute "B" on the lower edge of the bust; cut fans and pointed arches at the base, inscribed "1826" across two on the reverse; star-cut base, with triangular fields of cross-cutting at the edge.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Dominik Biemann, 1826
Signature and date
Dominik Biemann: Bohmischer Glasgraveue des Biedermeier (1993) illustrated, p. 61, I.2; BIB# 35574
Dominik Biemann (1965) illustrated, p. 102, fig. 31;