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Wine glass: C.138-1975

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Glassmaker)

Description

Drawn trumpet bowl, plain stem with tear, folded foot. Engraved with coat of arms of Orange-Nassau and inscribed 'PAX UNA TRIUMPHIS INNUMERIS POTIOR - 11 APRIL - 1713' to celebrate the Treaty of Pragmatic Sanction.

Notes

History note: Ivan Napier Collection

Legal notes

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

Measurements and weight

Height: 20.8 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

18th century
Circa 1700 CE - 1800 CE

Components of the work

Bowl Decoration

Materials used in production

Lead-glass

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: PAX UNA TRIUMPHIS INNUMERIS POTIOR - 11 APRIL - 1713
  • Location: On bowl
  • Method of creation: Inscribed

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.138-1975
Primary reference Number: 25256
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 23 September 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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