BOHEMIAN GLASS



Late Victorian transfer printed beaker

Late Victorian transfer printed beaker

This is what we believe to be a Victorian, Bohemian, polychrome transfer-printed glass beaker dating from the middle of the 19th century, c1850. 
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  It shows the age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot and the rim of the bowl consistent with some 170 years of use.   
 
The glass has a trumpet-shaped bowl, measuring 9 cm (3.4 inches) in diameter at the rim.   The bowl rim shows the remains of gilding.  The top half of the bowl is transfer printed with a floral border above a landscape scene.  The bottom half is separated by a prism cut stained in amber and has a row of strawberry cutting above a band of amber-stained...

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Price: £85.00

Victorian Bohemian green and gilded goblet

Victorian Bohemian green and gilded goblet

This is what we believe to be a Victorian, Bohemian, green and gilt souvenir glass beaker dating from the middle to end of the 19th century, c1870. 
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  It shows the age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot and the rim of the bowl consistent with some 150 years of use.   
 
The glass has a rounded bucket-shaped bowl, measuring 8 cm (3.2 inches) in diameter at the everted rim.   The bowl rim shows the remains of gilding.  The top half of the bowl is gilded with the word "ANDENKEN" which is German for souvenir.  Such beakers were sold in various spas and resorts around Germany.  The bowl sits on a stem...

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Price: £75.00


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