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Standing cup with cover

Artist:
Mounts after a design by Reinhold Vasters (German, Erkelenz 1827–1909 Aachen)
Date:
second half 19th century
Culture:
probably French
Medium:
Rock crystal, gold, enamel
Dimensions:
H. 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm.)
Classification:
Natural Substances-Rock Crystal
Credit Line:
Gift of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.316a, b
Not on view
Marking: Unidentified (on insetting rim of cover)
possibly Baron Karl Mayer von Rothschild ; George and Florence Blumenthal
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