Wurttembergische Metallenwarenfabrik (1853–present). <em>Glass Holder</em>, ca. 1900. Silver, glass Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Jeanette Praeger, 59.203.1a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 59.203.1a-b_acetate_bw.jpg)

Glass Holder

Artist:Wurttembergische Metallenwarenfabrik

Medium: Silver, glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1900


Accession Number: 59.203.1a-b

Image: 59.203.1a-b_acetate_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
One of two silver(?) glass holders with, in each case, two female heads and long flowing tresses forming an interlace pattern. Plain molded convex base, simple ear handles. The design is in the Art Nouveau style. Simple glasses (a) fitting the holders (b) are probable replacements. (Marvin D. Schwarts, 05-15-62)

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