Lot 354: A Bohemian wheel engraved glass tankard, third quarter 19th century, 15cm (5.9in.)
November 29, 2016
Lewes, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: A Bohemian wheel engraved glass tankard, third quarter 19th century, decorated with two wild boar in a mountainous landscape, 15cm (5.9in.)
The glass body has been cracked through from the spouts across the right angled handle and sections broken and re-stuck beneath the handle mounts, the handle is also loose where it has become detached from the body but is currently held in position by the silver mounts, the silver is tarnished but generally in reasonable condition.
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