Decorative Arts and Design
Gift of Jeanette Praeger
One of two silver(?) glass holders with, in each case, two female heads and long flowing tresses forming an interlace pattern. Plain molded convex base, simple ear handles. The design is in the Art Nouveau style. Simple glasses (a) fitting the holders (b) are probable replacements. (Marvin D. Schwarts, 05-15-62)
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Wurttembergische Metallenwarenfabrik (1853-present). Glass Holder, ca. 1900. Silver, glass Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Jeanette Praeger, 59.203.1a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 59.203.1a-b_acetate_bw.jpg)
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