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Goblet

Date:
18th century
Culture:
German
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/4 in. (21.0 cm); Diam. 4 in. (10.2 cm.)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Bequest of George White Thorne, 1883
Accession Number:
83.1.42
Not on view
Inscription: (on scroll) Was treu u. devot dem Sambt haus Hessen/ Braven Soldaten u: jägers unvergessen
George White Thorne (until 1883; bequeathed to MMA)
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