London, South Kensington
30 October 2012
PROPERTY OF THE WUNSCH FOUNDATION
A BOOT GLASS (SCHERZGEFÄSS)
LATE 17TH CENTURY, GERMANY OR LOW COUNTRIES
Of pale-green tint, formed as a boot with a broad everted rim and pouring spout, applied with four raspberry prunts, a florform buckle, a spur and spreading base with pincered ornament
4 5/16 in. (11 cm.) high
Fritz Biemann Collection, Zürich.
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Brigitte Klesse and Axel von Saldern, 500 Jahre Glaskunst Sammlung Biemann, Zürich, 1978, p. 93, no. 20.
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