Beaker with View of the Pupp'sche Allee in Karlsbad

Object Name: 
Beaker with View of the Pupp'sche Allee in Karlsbad

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Object Name: 
Beaker with View of the Pupp'sche Allee in Karlsbad
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
H: 10.8 cm, D(rim): 8.1 cm, (foot): 7.2 cm
On Display
about 1820
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. K. F. Landegger
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown (probably mold-blown), cut, enameled, stained, gilded. Waisted shape with flared, thick, disk-shaped foot; the rim polished flat on top and chamfered on the inside and gilded; the sides with stained, enameled, and gilded decoration; a rectangular panel on the front, outlined with a stained and gilded foliate border, enclosing a transparent enameled scene, with tall trees in the foreground, and a large building visible through the opening, with people scattered throughout the scene; a rectangular stained panel below, inscribed "Die Puppsche Allee in Karlsbad" in gilded script; the reverse side with notched stained and gilded band at the top, with scattered florets; a linear stained band at the bottom, with entwined gilded vine; the sides of the foot cut with vertical notches, outlined with gilding; the bottom polished flat, with cut star, decorated with amber stain.
Landegger, Lena (Mrs. K. F.), Source
5000 years of glass (2012) illustrated, p. 191, #246; BIB# 133950
Mohn & Kothgasser (2009) illustrated, p.339; BIB# 101944
Recent Important Acquisitions, 35 (1993) illustrated, pp. 120-121, #4; BIB# AI32226