c.1890 Lobmeyr Crystal Container & Cover with Poet Silhouette #2

REF: 5169

c.1890 Lobmeyr Crystal Container & Cover with Poet Silhouette #2

REF: 5169

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NS. An excellent rectangular clear crystal container and cover decorated with gilt star bands, cut blade rings, and featuring a hand painted black silhouette of the German poet, Gothold Ephraim Lessing (1729-1781), within a knotted ribbon cartouche. Condition: stand wear to the under-base; very minor rubbing to the gilt; minor wear; nothing further found. Circa 1890, glass probably produced by Meyr's Neffe, Winterberg, gilt Lobmeyr mark and poet's name to the base. Height 4.5cm/1.75in, width 23cm/9in, depth 6.5cm/2.5in. Three other pieces from this set available.

  • Height 4.5 cm / 2"
  • Width 23 cm / 9 14"
  • Depth 6.5 cm / 2 34"