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An Austrian 19th Century Rock Crystal Tazza

Circa 1880
Height: 14.4cm, 5.6in

Description

The tazza or cup on a pedestal foot carved with Greek classical scenes of the Sirens included shipwrecked boats, Pegasus, Poseidon and hippocampi. The main body of the cup with two masks of the Gorgon Medusa.

An Austrian 19th Century Rock Crystal Tazza Reference: DT20.50.6