Mounted Retorti Ewer

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Mounted Retorti Ewer

Italy, Venice, circa 1600-1625
Furnishings; Serviceware
Vetro a retorti with silver-gilt mounts, enamel, rubies
10 × 5 × 5 in. (25.4 × 12.7 × 12.7 cm) Height: 10 3/4 in. (27.305 cm) Diameter (Diameter): 3 1/4 in. (8.255 cm)
Gift of Mr. Hans Cohn (M.82.45.3)
Currently on public view:
Resnick Pavilion, floor 1 MAP IT
Resnick Pavilion, floor 1

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  • Thomas, Nancy, and Constantina Oldknow, eds.  By Judgment of the Eye:  The Varya and Hans Cohn Collection.  Los Angeles:  Hans Cohn, 1991.