This exceptionally tall, straight-sided glass, sometimes called a Stangenglas (pole glass), is as richly ornamented on the inside as on the outside. It is a rare example of a glass featuring sharp-pointed spikes that project into the glass.
Othmar Strauss, Vienna (until 1922); Jacques Mühsam, Berlin (1922–sold 1927)
New York. The Cloisters Museum & Gardens. "The Secular Spirit: Life and Art at the End of the Middle Ages," March 28, 1975–June 15, 1975.
Husband, Timothy B., and Jane Hayward, ed. The Secular Spirit: Life and Art at the End of the Middle Ages. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1975. no. 35, p. 43.