Vexierkrug (Trick Glass)

Object Name: 
Vexierkrug (Trick Glass)

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Object Name: 
Vexierkrug (Trick Glass)
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2015.3.25
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.6 cm, W: 12.8 cm, D: 10.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1700-1799
Credit Line: 
Gift of Timothy Husband in memory of Ruth Blumka
Primary Description: 
Vexierkrug (Trick Glass). Colorless glass; blown, applied, hot-worked, engraved. Colorless vessel with tall cylindrical neck, squat globular body, applied shallow conical foot, and tube handle applied to globular portion of body. Handle bends over rim of vessel and terminates in the bottom of the vessel body. Lattice made of thick trails of glass, some of which hot-worked to resembled leaves, applied over opening of jug. Body of vessel decorated with engraved floral motif.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Husband, Timothy, Source
2015-12-10