Beaker

Date: 15th century

Culture: German

Medium: Glass

Dimensions: Overall: 4 5/8 x 2 15/16 in. (11.7 x 7.4 cm)
at foot: 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)

Classification: Glass-Vessels

Credit Line: Gift of the Apanagial Estate Abrau, 1906

Accession Number: 06.141

Description

While not created for religious use, glass vessels of this type were sometimes used at the Seder, as illustrations from medieval manuscripts bear witness.

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