Amethyst glass Moser Vase with gilded warrior frieze
Amethyst glass Moser Vase with gilded warrior frieze:
the 12-panel cut glass vase with broad gilded frieze of classical figures of warriors and centaurs on a foliate ground. Known as ‘oroplastic’ technique. Engraved maker’s mark to base ‘Made in Czechoslovakia Moser (Karlsbad)’, circa 1917. To a design by Josef Hoffmann.
See detail photo showing two similar vases ref.4156 and 4948.