An exceptionally well done Bohemian crystal glass goblet of souvenir type depicting various attractions in Bavaria, Austria, and Bohemia. The complex glass was made with 5 parts starting with a faceted scalloped base, a faceted plinth with flashed grape leaves, a ruby spacer, then a short faceted stem with supports a large Grecian urn style bowl with more flashed leaves, and then the showpiece medallions of frosted etched historic sites on ruby flashed ground. The initials MD appear in one of the reserves.
This fantastic goblet belonged to the collection of a socially prominent matron who lived in north Georgia at the time of her death in 1939. We are happy to furnish additional details of our limited provenance to serious collectors.
Dimension: 7" h