Beaker

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Object Name: 
Beaker
Accession Number: 
79.3.896
Dimensions: 
H: 11 cm, diam: 7.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1750-1775
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, cut, enameled, gilt. Cylindrical shape, cut gilt rim and cut oval flutes alternating with vertical lines at the base; pink-on-white enameled decoration on the side, of a woman, seated in a garden, playing a mandolin, with an urn on a pedestal at the left, trees and shrubs growing around; on the reverse, a pink-on-white stylized flower and leaves; cut flat base with cut six-lobed star.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
A Salute to the Jones Musuem
Venue(s)
Jones Museum of Glass and Ceramics 1988-06-06 through 1988-11-18
German Enameled Glass (1965) illustrated, pp. 157, 158, fig. 289; BIB# 18098