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Ceremonial glass goblet with figure of eight stem

Image attached to C.608 & A-1961

An image of Ceremonial goblet/drinking glasses. Unknown glassmaker. Heavy, moulded gadrooning on base of bowl and on cover; figure-of-eight stem; folded foot; cover finial composed of trailed and dentilated scrolls to either side of a tall spire constructed of a series of knops. Clear lead-glass, bowl blown, height, goblet, 37.5 cm, diameter, goblet, 15.5 cm, height, cover, 14.4 cm, diameter, cover, 15.4 cm, circa 1713.

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Ceremonial goblet/drinking glasses. Unknown glassmaker. Heavy, moulded gadrooning on base of bowl and on cover; figure-of-eight stem; folded foot; cover finial composed of trailed and dentilated scrolls to either side of a tall spire constructed of a series of knops. Clear lead-glass, bowl blown, height, goblet, 37.5 cm, diameter, goblet, 15.5 cm, height, cover, 14.4 cm, diameter, cover, 15.4 cm, circa 1713.

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  • Accession Number: C.608-1961
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/45.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Jaymes Sinclair
  • Image height: 1024 pixels
  • Image width: 535 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.6 (Macintosh)
  • Filesize: 77.63kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 45/1

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18th Century Date Department English Fitz_AA Material Nationalities Object Type Other Keywords Stewart Period Stuart Period Workflow _WF_AdOK _WF_KWD _WF_OPACtd _WF_PCtd blown glass clear drinking vessel figure of eight gadrooned gadroons glass goblet knop lead glass stem stemmed vessel wine glass wine vessel

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