Uranium Beaker with Chinoiserie Decoration

Object Name: 
Uranium Beaker with Chinoiserie Decoration

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Object Name: 
Uranium Beaker with Chinoiserie Decoration
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.215
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.5 cm; Rim Diam: 8.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1900-1925
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; blown, cut, stained, enameled. Waisted shape with cut and yellow-stained flared rim; panel-cut sides, with large cut yellow-stained projecting petals at the center; panels above decorated with figures of Chinese acrobats in transparent enamels; signed "CVS pinx" below one panel-cut below the petals; paneled, bulbous foot with yellow- stained narrow panels above and below; polished flat bottom.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
Transparent Enameling A Critique (1964) illustrated, p. 133, fig. 18;