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Standing cup (Pokal)

Date:
late 17th century
Culture:
German, Nuremberg
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
Overall: 10 3/4 × 3 5/8 in. (27.3 × 9.2 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Munsey Fund, 1927
Accession Number:
27.185.95
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved above oval cartouches: [1] INTEMERATA FIDE [trans.: With undaunted faith]; [2] VT SECVRE QVIESCANT [trans.: That they may rest secure]; [3] DECORANT ET PROSVNT [trans.: They adorn and are useful]
Jacques Mühsam , Berlin (by 1914–27; sold to MMA)
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