Beaker with Cobalt Trailing

Central European

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 307

Though clear glass with and without colored trailing is generally associated with the renowned glassmaking workshops of late Medieval Murano, vessels such as
this piece suggest that glassmakers north of the Alps were experimenting with the decorative possibilities from a relatively early date.

Beaker with Cobalt Trailing, Clear glass, cobalt trails, Central European

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