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Cup

Artist:
After a design by Reinhold Vasters (German, Erkelenz 1827–1909 Aachen)
Date:
ca. 1870–90
Culture:
German or French
Medium:
Rock crystal, gold, enamel, jewels
Dimensions:
4 3/4 x 10 in. (12.1 x 25.4 cm)
Classification:
Natural Substances-Rock Crystal
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.656
Not on view
Frédéric Spitzer ; Benjamin Altman (until 1913; bequeathed to MMA)
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