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Demitasse cup and saucer

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Clear glass with wheel-cut overlay in blue glass. Short round cup in clear glass with wheel-cut windowpane overlay pattern in deep blue, clear glass ear-shaped handle. Saucer with slanted rim in the same pattern as cup.

Provenance

By 1988, private collection, Seattle, WA; August 1998, sold from this private collection to Historical Design; 1988, sold by Historical Design to the MFA (Accession Date: December 16, 1998)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by The Swan Society

Austrian, about 1907

Object Place

Vienna, Austria

Dimensions

4.44 x 8.73 x 6.64 cm (1 3/4 x 3 7/16 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1998.402a-b

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass