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BOHEMIA

CONTINENTAL GLASS BEAKER ENGRAVED WITH COAT OF ARMS


BOHEMIA
CONTINENTAL GLASS BEAKER ENGRAVED WITH COAT OF ARMS
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BOHEMIA
Continental glass beaker engraved with coat of arms
Object n°89

Glass beaker, mold-blown, of cylindrical shape, framed cut, center ornate with beautiful unidentified arms containing a lily, surmounted by a knight great helm, itself surmonted by a lily, in a surround of foliages, surrounded on each side by the letters H and Z, all finely engraved. The upper edge is decorated with wolf teeth.

A small crack and one defect inside, some marks of use.


Unidenfied Bohemian glass manufacture, 1780-1820.

Notes: The French description of the arms is : « Ecu coupé, au 1 d’azur à une fleur-de-lys d’argent, au 2 losangé d’argent sur gueules. »

Height : 7, 7 cm.