Lidded Pokal with Engraved Medallion

Object Name: 
Lidded Pokal with Engraved Medallion

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Object Name: 
Lidded Pokal with Engraved Medallion
Accession Number: 
2006.3.41
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 28 cm, Diam (max): 11.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1913-1915
Web Description: 
The painter and glass engraver Wilhelm von Eiff was a professor for many years at the School of Applied Arts in Stuttgart.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Kunst-und Auktionhaus Dr. Jurgen Fischer, Source
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Primary Description: 
Covered Goblet. Colorless glass; blown, tooled, applied, engraved. Bucket shaped bowl atop a thick, ribbed stem and flat circular foot. The bowl is decorated with an engraved medallion of a man with is back to the viewer, a stick in his right hand, pointing to the left with his left hand and a panther walking in front of him to the left. The lid is domed with a ribbed finial on top.
Notes: Corning Museum Makes Major Additions to Glass Collection (2007) illustrated, p. 273, fig. 10;
Kunstglaser der Gegenwart (1925) p. 184, pl. 199; BIB# 25360