Goblet, anoniem, c. 1600 - c. 1620

Goblet, anoniem, c. 1600 - c. 1620

h 12.1cm × d 5.2cm. More details

Around 1600 chalcedony was believed to have a calming effect on emotional outbursts. The blind cupid on the lid and the serpents sowing dissention around the foot allude to the cause of the turmoil, namely disappointment in love.

On display in gallery 2.3

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