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Bowl with lobed sides: C.203-2015

Object information

Current Location: In storage


bowl with lobed sides


Glasshouse: Unknown




Clear glass, blown and decorated with opaque white feathering, and an aventurine rim. The bowl stands on a low foot which is convex in the middle, and has deep curved sides with ten lobes and a scalloped rim.


History note: Howard Phillips, London, from whom purchased, November, 1980 by Sir Ivor Batchelor, CBE ; Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor, St Andrew's Fife; Sir Ivor died on 24 April 2004; on loan since 2006 (Syndicate of 30 January)

Legal notes

Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest through The Art Fund

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 14 cm
Height: 6.3 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2014-04-27) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady


19th century
Circa 1800 CE - 1900 CE


Probably made in Catalonia in the 19th century, but possibly Venetian

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Materials used in production

clear and opaque white Glass

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: C.203-2015
Primary reference Number: 206867
Old object number: 13
Entry form number: 649
Old loan numbe: AAL.205-2006
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 13 October 2015 Updated: Wednesday 4 March 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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