Globe Cup

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Globe Cup

Switzerland, circa 1600
Furnishings; Serviceware
Silver, parcel-gilt
Overall: Height: 23 5/16 in. (59.1 cm) Diameter: 7 1/2 in (19.05 cm) Celestial Globe (top element): 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in Northern Hemisphere (middle element): Height: 9 in. Diameter: 7 1/2 in Base & Southern Hemisphere (lower element): Height: 13 1/4 in Diameter: 7 1/4 in
William Randolph Hearst Collection (51.13.9a-c)
Currently on public view:
Resnick Pavilion, floor 1 MAP IT
Resnick Pavilion, floor 1

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Bibliography

  • Keene, Bryan C., editor. Toward a Global Middle Ages: Encountering the World Through Illuminated Manuscripts. Los Angeles: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 2019.
  • Los Angeles County Museum of Art Members' Calendar 1993,  vol. 31, no. 1-11 (January-November, 1993).
  • Keene, Bryan C., editor. Toward a Global Middle Ages: Encountering the World Through Illuminated Manuscripts. Los Angeles: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 2019.
  • Los Angeles County Museum of Art Members' Calendar 1993,  vol. 31, no. 1-11 (January-November, 1993).
  • Levkoff, Mary L.. Hearst the collector. New York: Abrams and Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 2008.
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