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Wine Goblet


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The plique-à-jour cup is decorated with abstract vegetal and what appear to be peacock feather motifs in blue, turquoise, brown, amethyst, and white enamel against a greenish white ground. Rows of blue triangles and blue and white diamond shapes encircle the bowl. The flaring striated and textured silver gilt foot is separated from the bowl by a tortoiseshell ring.
Provenance Jean M. Riddell, Washington, D.C.; by bequest to Walters Art Museum, 2010.
Inscriptions [Marks] On foot: Vt 93
Credit Bequest of Mrs. Jean M. Riddell, 2010

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Period
1993 (Modern)
Medium
silver gilding, plique-à-jour enamel, tortoise shell
(Enamels)
Accession Number
44.989
Measurements
H: 5 1/2 x Diam of cup: 2 3/8 in. (14 x 6 cm); Diam at base: 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm)
Geographies
  • USA (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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