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Goblet with Masonic Symbols
ca. 1800
Maker not marked
Germany or Bohemia
Glass, gilding
overall: 9-3/4"h x 6-1/2"dia.
Special Acquisitions Fund
77.11.22

Clear glass goblet with etched gilt highlighted Masonic symbols. Around the bowl are three medallions with Masonic symbols. The symbols include: columns, square and compasses, pillars, level and other tools. The design is filled in with stylized florals and cross-hatching. Flint glass bowl with applied base. The sides are copper wheel engraved.


For further information, Hamilton, John D., "Material Culture of the American Freemasons," 1994, p. 241



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