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Object Timeline

1981

  • Work on this object began.

1985

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2017

Semiramis Elevation Beer Glass, 1981

This is a Beer glass. It was designed by Peter Kaspar and manufactured by Franz Kaspar Glassworks and distributed by Josair. It is dated 1981 and we acquired it in 1985. Its medium is molded glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by H. Wittur & Co.. It is credited Gift of H. Wittur & Company.

Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

  • No. 237 Beer Glass, 1918
  • mouth-blown crystal, facet-cut and polished.
  • Museum purchase through gift of Dale and Doug Anderson, Anonymous Donor,....
  • 2009-18-81

Its dimensions are

Overall: 25.2 x 15 x 11 cm (9 15/16 x 5 7/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Semiramis Elevation Beer Glass, 1981; Designed by Peter Kaspar (German, b. 1944); molded glass; Overall: 25.2 x 15 x 11 cm (9 15/16 x 5 7/8 x 4 5/16 in.); Gift of H. Wittur & Company; 1985-99-3

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