Skip to main content

Wine glass: C.166-1975

An image of Wine glass

Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Colours in this image

Alternative views

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Glassmaker)

Description

Wrythen funnel shaped bowl, winged stem with knop, folded foot. Uncoloured glass, probably decolourised by addition of manganese.

Notes

History note: Ivan Napier Collection

Legal notes

Given by Miss E.H. Bolitho through the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Measurements and weight

Height: 17.6 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1975) by Bolitho, E.H., Miss

Dating

Early 18th Century
Circa 1700 CE - 1730 1730 CE

Components of the work

Bowl:

Materials used in production

uncertain Lead-glass

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.166-1975
Primary reference Number: 24978
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 30 September 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Wine glass" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/24978 Accessed: 2022-01-21 23:37:58

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/24978|title=Wine glass|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-01-21 23:37:58|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

<div class="text-center my-3"> <figure class="figure"> <img src="https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/imagestore/aa/aa36/c_166_1975_5_201402_amt49_dc2.jpg" alt="wine glass" class="img-fluid" /> <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">wine glass</figcaption> </figure> </div>

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

Wine glass

Accession Number: MAR.C.142-1912

Wine glass

Accession Number: C.40-1975

Wine glass

Accession Number: MAR.C.124-1912

Wine glass

Accession Number: C.585-1961

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...

University of Cambridge Museums logo
Arts Council England Logo
Research England logo
The Technology Partnership logo
Brewin Dolphin Logo