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1910

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2006

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Goblet, ca. 1900–10

This is a Goblet. It was manufactured by Riedel Crystal. It is dated ca. 1900–10 and we acquired it in 2006. Its medium is etched, enameled, and gilded mold-blown glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

The overall effect of this piece is of a classic form with art nouveau decoration, reflective of its period and environment. The museum’s collection of glass has some strength in 18th-century central European engraved glass goblets. The goblet proposed for acquisition, however, would be the first example of its era and the first example of the unusual technique of fusing a multicolored element to the clear glass.

This object was donated by Historical Design Inc.. It is credited Gift of Historical Design Inc..

  • Firebird Figurine, 1920
  • molded, enameled porcelain.
  • The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase....
  • 1989-41-184

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 17 x 8.1 cm (6 11/16 x 3 3/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Goblet, ca. 1900–10; Manufactured by Riedel Crystal (Austria); etched, enameled, and gilded mold-blown glass; H x diam.: 17 x 8.1 cm (6 11/16 x 3 3/16 in.); Gift of Historical Design Inc.; 2006-30-7

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