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Sweetmeat glass: C.363-1961

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Glassmaker)

Description

Shallow bowl decorated with trailing gadroon moulding. Wrythen knop stem. Folded foot.

Notes

History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

D.H. Beves Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 7.9 cm
Height: 7.3 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1961-10-19) by Beves, Donald H.

Dating

Late 17th Century
Production date: circa AD 1690

Components of the work

Bowl

Materials used in production

uncertain Lead-glass

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.363-1961
Primary reference Number: 24695
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 17 October 2018 Last processed: Saturday 27 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Sweetmeat glass" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/24695 Accessed: 2022-05-25 15:20:55

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