Stein: Christopher Columbus

 
Stein: Christopher Columbus
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  • Title :     Stein: Christopher Columbus
  • Artist:     Reinhold Hanke Designer
  • Accession:     TD1990.298.6
  • Country:     Germany
  • Date:     circa 1892
  • Dimensions:     Inches 6-1/2 6 4-3/8, Centimeters 16.5 15.2 11.1
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Christopher Columbus , Food and Beverage , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1990.298.6.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Overall cream and dark brown gloss glazed egg-shaped stoneware stein with hinged pewter mount; overall slightly raised foliate motif with cartouches of Christopher Columbus, a globe of the earth, and a sailing ship on body and cartouche of an anchor on lid.