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stangenglas

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1855,1201.131

  • Description

    Stangenglas; glass; cylindrical bowl on folded pad-base; enamelled in colours; man on horseback with staff and hat, two coats of arms, one predominantly red, other black, with mantling and arms raised holding crests; border of gilt imbrications around rim; various short pieces of inscription, one scratched the others obliterated, with traces of date.

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  • Date

    • 1582
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 29.2 centimetres
    • Diameter: 9 centimetres (mouth)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        body
      • Inscription Content

        1582
  • Curator's comments

    A glass of the same form and dimensions was published in 1994 by A. Theuerkauff-Liederwald in the catalogue of the Veste Cobug collection (no. 171) as possibly made in Hall in Tyrol.

  • Bibliography

    • Tait 1979 44 bibliographic details
    • von Saldern 1965 fig. 30 bibliographic details
    • Barovier et al 1982 no. 126 bibliographic details
    • King 1929b p. 473, fig. 1 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    Exhibited:
    1982 24 Jul-8 Dec, Italy, Venice, Museo Correr, Mille Anni di Arte del Vetro a Venezia

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1855

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    1855,1201.131

  • Additional IDs

    • BL.2842 (Bernal Collection)

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