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Wine glass: C/G.92-1933

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Glassmaker)

Description

Lead glass. Three piece glass. Trumpet-shaped bowl, the lower part of which is moulded with a diamond pattern. Plain stem with spiral incised twist. Domed and folded foot.

Notes

History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

The Rev. A.V. Valentine-Richards Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 2 7/8 in
Height: 6 1/2 in

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1933) by Valentine-Richards, A. V., The Rev

Dating

Mid-18th Century
Circa 1740 - 1750 1750

Components of the work

Bowl:

Materials used in production

Lead-glass

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: C/G.92-1933
Primary reference Number: 25360
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 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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