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H: 20.6 cm; D (rim): 10.2 cm, (foot): 8.9 cm
On Display
about 1601-1699
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Clear glass being very bubbly towards the top; free-blown, with applied and tooled decoration. Straight-sided body increasing in diameter towards rim, and having high pointed "kick" with rough pontil mark at base, applied sloping foot built up of spiral thread; beaker covered with small vanishing prunts formed by applying drops of glass to the gather and expanding it to a beaker shape.
Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, Source