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Clear glass Catalonian carafe with combed trailing decoration

Image attached to C.226-2015

An image of Continental glass. Carafe. Façon de Venise. Unknown glasshouse, Spain, Catalonia, Barcelona. Clear greenish glass carafe or bottle, with white combed trailing, and dark turquoise undulating cord round the neck. Clear glass with combing, height, 21.7 cm, width, 8.8 cm, after 1550 to before 1650. Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest.

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Continental glass. Carafe. Façon de Venise. Unknown glasshouse, Spain, Catalonia, Barcelona. Clear greenish glass carafe or bottle, with white combed trailing, and dark turquoise undulating cord round the neck. Clear glass with combing, height, 21.7 cm, width, 8.8 cm, after 1550 to before 1650. Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest.

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  • Accession Number: C.226-2015
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/29.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: GFX 50S
  • Photographer name: Katie Young
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 691 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 281.71kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 29/1
  • Captured: 2018:07:25 01:41:49

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16th Century 17th Century _WF_Batchelor bottle carafe Catalan Catalonian combed combing continental glass European facon de Venise Fitz_AA glass glassware slipware Spanish trailed trailing

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