Deep flaring goblet with figures of the Four Continents in circular medallions between scrolls. Asia with camel; Europe with horse; Africa with faun(?); monkey, lion, and elephant; America with arrow, bird, and puma. After the frontispiece to "Thesauri Philo-Politici Tertia Pars," Frankfort, 1623, attributed to George Keller (1568-1635). Cut baluster stem, engraved foot.
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Credit Line: Gift of the Estate of James Hazen Hyde
made in: Bohemia
Restrictions & Rights: CC0